A forum on forest governance is scheduled for Quito, Ecuador, from 30 September to 3 October 2014.
For the fifth year in a row, the Improving Forest Governance course brought together forest governance practitioners from government, civil society and the private sector.
The second VPA negotiation session between Honduras and the EU took place in Brussels on 3 October.
The Honduras Forest Institute has been intensifying its efforts to improve stakeholder representation for the country’s VPA negotiations with the EU.
Guyana is organising stakeholder consultations in addition to those originally planned, following its second VPA negotiation session with the EU, held in Brussels on 18 July.
VPA negotiations between Honduras and the European Commission have started with a formal videoconference.
VPA negotiations between Guyana and the European Commission are moving ahead, with two formal videoconferences having taken place since negotiations began.
The first Voluntary Partnership Agreement negotiation session between Honduras and the European Union was held 22–24 January 2013 in the capital Tegucigalpa.
The first VPA negotiation session between Guyana and the European Union was held 5 December 2012 in Guyana’s capital Georgetown.
The Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries (CBI) developed an inventory of current activities on FLEGT in Bolivia tocontribute to a growing awareness among key Bolivian...
The VPA will help ensure that only timber verified to be legal under Guyana law can be exported to the EU.
El Ministro Director del Instituto Nacional de Conservación y Desarrollo Forestal, Áreas Protegidas y Vida Silvestre de Honduras, José Trinidad Suazo Bulnes se expresa en Brusselas durante la...
“Los bosques constituyen un tesoro único, pero para aprovecharlos tenemos que saber gestionarlos de manera sostenible” declaró el Ministro de Honduras José Trinidad Suazo en Bruselas el 26 de abril.
Honduras and the European Union have agreed to start internal preparations for formal negotiation of a Voluntary Partnership Agreement under the European EU FLEGT Action Plan.
The minister director of the National Forest Conservation and Development, Protected Areas and Wildlife Institute (ICF) José Trinidad Suazo Bulnes, announced on 17 April his intention to visit...
The Government of Guyana has suggested to the European Union to start negotiating a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which will help ensure that only timber verified to be legal under Guyana...