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New regulations in Ghana important milestone for full VPA implementation

New regulations enacted by Ghana on 3 November 2017 address entrenched forest governance challenges and are an important milestone on the road to the full implementation of the country’s Voluntary...

Republic of the Congo and the EU release 2016 annual report on VPA progress

Republic of the Congo and the EU release 2016 annual report on VPA progress The Republic of the Congo and the EU have released a  joint report  on progress in implementing...

EU and Liberia aim to intensify VPA implementation

Representatives of the EU and Liberia have identified ways to boost implementation of their Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which aims to address illegal logging, improve forest governance...

Ghana advances towards FLEGT licensing

Ghana is making good progress in implementing its Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) with the EU ahead of FLEGT licensing, according to the joint body that oversees implementation of the...

Republic of the Congo and the EU release 2015 annual report on VPA progress

The Republic of the Congo and the EU have released a joint report on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement in 2015.

Liberia and EU recognise progress and agree to strengthen VPA implementation

Liberia and EU recognise progress and agree to strengthen VPA implementation The fourth meeting of the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC), which oversees implementation of the FLEGT...

Call for tender to support the Ghana Forestry Commission

The European Forest Institute has issued a call for tender for supporting the Ghana Forestry Commission (FC). The objective of the tender is to support the FC in the implementation of IT and solar...

Cameroon and the EU release 2015 report on VPA progress

Cameroon and the EU have released a joint report on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement in 2015.

Republic of the Congo and EU take stock of progress in VPA implementation

Republic of the Congo and EU take stock of progress in VPA implementation The Republic of the Congo and the European Union held the fourth meeting of their Voluntary Partnership Agreement...

Central African Republic and the EU release 2012-2014 report on VPA progress

Central African Republic and the EU have released a joint report on progress in implementing the Voluntary Partnership Agreement from July 2012 to September 2014.

Governance gain in Côte d’Ivoire with new contract for independent forest observers

Governance gain in Côte d’Ivoire with new contract for independent forest observers Credit: Garrett Ziegler On 22 April 2016, Côte d’Ivoire’s state-owned forest management corporation...

Tender: Efficiency of the FLEGT licensing scheme

Call for tender Efficiency of the FLEGT licensing scheme and effectiveness of the Legality Assurance System assessed through the services of an Independent Auditor in Liberia. More...

Liberia and EU review progress in VPA implementation

The Liberia-EU VPA Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) met for the 3rd time on 20-22 January in Monrovia. See the JIC press release, below, for more information.   Press release ...

The Republic of the Congo and the EU review progress towards VPA implementation

The Republic of the Congo and the European Union held the third meeting of the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) in Brazzaville on 25 and 26 November. The JIC discussed issues related to...

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...

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.

ASEAN member states increase cooperation on FLEG

The ASEAN Regional Knowledge Network on Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (ARKN-FLEG), an expert network supporting the ASEAN Senior Officials on Forestry (ASOF), met in Vientiane, Laos, on 21...

Stakeholders in Republic of the Congo develop online tool for public monitoring of FLEGT legality indicators

The civil society organisations Cercle d'Appui à la Gestion Durable des Forêts (CAGDF) and  World Resources Institute (WRI) are developing an electronic database that will allow the public...

ECCAS organises Central African ministerial conference on the green economy and legal timber policy

The Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) and the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo is hosting the Conference of Ministers of ECCAS on the Fund for the Green Economy in...