News archive 2018

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Ghana, EU publish report on VPA progress from 2013-2017

Ghana and the European Union (EU) have published a report documenting progress in implementing their Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which aims to combat illegal logging, promote legal...

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...

EU, China and Africa explore ways to work together in their forestry cooperation

At the International Workshop on China-Africa Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Management, participants from Europe, China and Africa discussed synergies among green finance, China’s engagement in...

Ghana’s Forestry Commission to brief EU Member States on FLEGT progress

Representatives from the Forestry Commission of Ghana will meet EU Member States in Brussels this month to review progress towards Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) licensing....