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How Ghana’s drive for legal timber is boosting worker safety

How Ghana’s drive for legal timber is boosting worker safety

The EU FLEGT Facility has published a multimedia story reporting on moves in Ghana to improve safety in the timber sector as part of the country’s efforts to ensure its timber meets national laws and regulations.

Across Ghana, workers who cut down trees in forests, move timber from the forest to factories or process wood into finished goods can expect improvements in the coming months. Ghana implements new systems for ensuring the legality of its timber and timber products, a spotlight is shining on worker safety like never before.

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