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Cameroon and the EU release 2014 report on VPA progress

Cameroon  and the EU have released a  joint report  on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement in 2014. The report describes progress made with the timber...

Republic of the Congo and the EU release biannual report on VPA progress in 2013-2014

The Republic of the Congo and the EU have released a  joint report  on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement between 2013 and 2014. The report describes...

Indonesia and the EU release annual report on VPA progress

Indonesia and the EU have released a  joint report  on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement between May 2014 and April 2015.  The report describes progress...

Liberia and the EU review progress in VPA implementation

Liberia and the European Union held the second meeting of the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) in Monrovia on 10-12 June 2015.

Republic of the Congo and the EU advance on VPA implementation

The Republic of the Congo and the European Union held the second meeting of the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) in Brazzaville on 6 and 7 May. The discussions followed up on recent...

Call for tender for the evaluation of the EU REDD Facility

Call for tender for the evaluation of the EU REDD Facility The European Forest Institute has issued a call for tender for the evaluation of the EU REDD Facility . The objective...

Online public consultation on the EU FLEGT Action Plan Evaluation

The EU FLEGT Action Plan Evaluation team has launched a public consultation as part of the review of the Action Plan. The consultation is an opportunity for all stakeholders to provide input to...

Training material on the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT

The Proforest Initiative and GIZ have developed a training package about the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), FLEGT and related topics, such as legality, certification, verification and chain of...

Guyana and the EU concluded the third Voluntary Partnership Agreement negotiation session

Guyana and the EU held the third formal VPA negotiation session on 16 April in Georgetown. Technical discussions focused on a variety of topics including: product scope, legality definition,...

EU invites stakeholders’ inputs for EU Timber Regulation review

The European Commission has launched an open consultation as part of its review of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR). The consultation is an opportunity for all stakeholders to provide input to the...

EFI seeks three forest governance experts for the EU FLEGT Facility

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking three forest governance experts to support VPA processes. The experts will work on timber legality assurance systems, including legality definition...

Request for Expression of Interest: Periodic Evaluation for the Voluntary Partnership Agreement between the European Union and Indonesia

The Multi Stakeholder Forestry Programme , on behalf of Indonesia's  Ministry of Environment and Forestry , is seeking the service of a Periodic Evaluator. The objective of the evaluation...

FLEGT Week 2015: FLEGT and REDD+ linkages, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Timber legality assurance systems, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Demand-side measures to reduce illegal timber trade, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: FLEGT and tackling drivers of deforestation, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Closing plenary, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Private sector seminar, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Governance seminar, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

FLEGT Week 2015: Information sessions on FLEGT progress and achievements, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...