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Las mipymes, un socio importante para mejorar la gobernanza forestal y reducir la deforestación y la degradación forestal

Las micro, pequeñas y medianas empresas (mipymes) del sector forestal y maderero desempeñan un papel crucial para cubrir la creciente demanda de productos forestales en todo el mundo, además de...

MSMEs important partner to improve forest governance and reducing deforestation and forest degradation

Micro, small and medium-sized timber producers and processors play a critical role in meeting the growing demand for forest products worldwide, as well as making vital contributions to livelihoods...

Call for tender: Provision of support to the communication team

The European Forest Institute has issued a call to provide support to the communication team.

EFI seeks a Forest Governance Expert

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking a Forest Governance Expert for the EU FLEGT Facility, based at EFI's office in Barcelona, Spain.

Le Congo et l’Union européenne font le point sur la mise en œuvre de leur Accord sur la gouvernance forestière

La République du Congo et l’Union européenne (UE) ont fait le suivi de la mise en œuvre de leur Accord de Partenariat Volontaire (APV) visant à promouvoir la bonne gouvernance forestière. Cet...

Congo, EU take stock of implementation of their forest governance Agreement

The Republic of Congo and the European Union (EU) have reviewed the implementation of their Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) aimed at promoting good forest governance. This Agreement is part...

New briefing on VPAs, land-use governance and NDCs

New briefing on VPAs, land-use governance and NDCs The EU FLEGT and EU REDD facilities have released a briefing exploring how VPAs, REDD+ and Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC)...

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...

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...

FLEGT Week 2015: Governance seminar, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

Latin American forest governance forum set for Quito in September

A forum on forest governance is scheduled for Quito, Ecuador, from 30 September to 3 October 2014.

Forest governance practitioners gather in the UK for a comprehensive short course on best practices

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.

WRI launches a new online forest mapping tool

The World Resources Institute and its partners from across the world launched Global Forest Watch (GFW) on 20 February.

Brief on VPAs and poverty reduction is now available in French and Spanish

A driving feature of the EU FLEGT Action Plan and VPAs is the EU’s strong commitment to poverty reduction.

FLEGT incorporated into regional SFM training in Mekong Region

Twelve forestry officials from Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, China, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam took part in APFNet’s Training for DG Level Forestry Officials from the Mekong Region, held in Kunming,...

Côte d’Ivoire VPA roadmap and summary of first negotiations available online

The summary report of the first VPA negotiation session between Côte d’Ivoire and the EU and the VPA roadmap created during the negotiations in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on June 20-21, 2013 are now...

China’s agencies work with private sector on forest governance and industry standards

China’s agencies have been working with enterprises at home and abroad on forest governance and industry standards with technical support from international organisations.

FLEGT and REDD+ projects eligible for financing under EuropeAid call for proposals

A general call for proposals in the Thematic Programme for Environment and sustainable management of natural resources, including energy (ENRTP) has been published online.