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Indonesia cumple el requisito final para poder emitir licencias FLEGT

Los presidentes de Indonesia, la Comisión Europea y el Consejo Europeo confirmaron hoy que Indonesia ha cumplido los últimos requisitos principales de su Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación (AVA) con...

Indonesia meets final requirement for FLEGT licensing

The Presidents of Indonesia, the European Commission and the European Council today confirmed that Indonesia has met the final major requirements of its Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) with...

Guyana and the EU complete fourth VPA negotiation session

Guyana and the EU complete fourth VPA negotiation session Representatives of Guyana and the EU discussed stakeholder participation, a draft legality definition and details of the country’s...

Taking to the airwaves to reach Guyana’s Amerindian FLEGT stakeholders

Taking to the airwaves to reach Guyana’s Amerindian FLEGT stakeholders From the small village of Annai, Radio Paiwomak beams news, current affairs and music to thousands of listeners...

Honduras y la UE comienzan la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación

Honduras y la UE comienzan la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación El día de hoy marca el inicio de la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de...

Honduras and the EU begin fifth negotiation of a FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement

Honduras and the EU begin fifth negotiation of a FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement Today marks the start of the fifth round of negotiations of a Voluntary Partnership Agreement between the...

FLEGT Media online resource for journalists launched

FLEGT Media online resource for journalists launched The Internews Earth Journalism Network today launched FLEGT Media, an online resource for journalists reporting on efforts to combat illegal...

Honduras y la UE llevan a cabo la cuarta ronda de negociaciones

Honduras y la UE llevan a cabo la cuarta ronda de negociaciones La Comisión Europea y una delegación de representantes del gobierno, sector privado, organizaciones de sociedad civil y pueblos...

Honduras and the EU hold the fourth round of negotiations

Honduras and the EU hold the fourth round of negotiations The European Commission and a delegation of Honduran representatives from government, private sector, civil society and indigenous...

Factsheet and briefing on VPAs and SDGs released

The EU FLEGT Facility has released a factsheet and a briefing on Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) and UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

FLEGT.org is now live and ready to receive contributions from the global FLEGT community

FLEGT.org is now live and ready to receive contributions from the global FLEGT community The EU FLEGT Facility today formally launched FLEGT.org , a new portal dedicated to sharing accurate...

EFI seeks two communication experts for the EU FLEGT and REDD facilities

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking two communication experts to support the implementation of the EU FLEGT and REDD facilities' communication strategies. Click on the links...

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 ...

Call for tender for the second phase of the FLEGT knowledge portal

The European Forest Institute has issued a call for tender for the second phase of the FLEGT knowledge portal.

Liberia and the EU release 2014 report on VPA progress

Liberia  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...

EU FLEGT Facility and EU FAO FLEGT Programme news released

The latest issue of the EU FLEGT Facility and the EU FAO FLEGT Programme newsletter has been released in  English . Click  here  to subscribe to our bimonthly newsletter. ...

Legal timber trade with EU can be big business for small companies in Cameroon

For small and medium enterprises in Cameroon’s forest sector, trade with the vast EU market is a prized target. But small companies often face big challenges. Growing market demands for...

Private Sector Expert for the EU FLEGT Facility office in Kuala Lumpur

The European Forest Institute is seeking a Private Sector Expert to improve understanding and develop support mechanisms for Small and Medium Enterprises to comply with changing market...

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...

EU launches Map of FLEGT projects

  The European Union launched on 1 December the  Map of FLEGT projects , an interactive tool for sharing information and coordinating action in...