EU FAO FLEGT Programme issues a call for project proposals

The EU FAO FLEGT Programme issued a call for project proposals on 1 March 2013. Organisations and institutions in countries negotiating or implementing a Voluntary Partnership Agreement are eligible to apply, from government, civil society or the private sector.

The 14 countries are Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Malaysia, Republic of Congo, Republic of Laos and Vietnam. 

The deadline for applying is 31 May 2013.

Proposals are accepted in two areas. 

• Assisting stakeholders in putting the European Union FLEGT Action Plan into practice
• Supporting the collection, analysis and dissemination of FLEGT-related information and lessons learned amongst stakeholder groups.

You will find more information here on the EU FAO FLEGT Programme including the proposal guidelines. The website is in English, French and Spanish.