This publication updates the 2014 version of Sourcing Legally Produced Wood, which provides information on illegal logging and associated trade, public and private procurement policies, export country logging and log export bans, and introductory guidance to the wood products legality legislation in the United States, the EU, and Australia.
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FLW 2017 Registration
Nightlife Guide Forest Legality Week 2017
2017 Forest Legality Week Agenda
Building on the tradition of the Forest Legality Alliance semi-annual partners’ meeting that WRI hosted in past years, we are pleased to announce that WRI will host the first “Washington Forest Legality Week” October 17-19, with the generous support and cooperation of the U.S. Forest Service.
This guide aims to help organizations to:
BVRio Environmental Exchange launched a new smartphone app to help tropical timber traders and buyers to verify the legality of timber and wood products. The Timber Legality Verification System app, which is available and free to download for Android (on Google Play) or for iOS (on iTunes), is also available as a desktop
This training material developed by the Proforest Initiative provides information on the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), FLEGT and related topics, such as legality, certification, verification, or chain of custody. It was created as a training of trainers to inform small and medium sized enterprises about the requirements of the EUTR, but can be adapted to different needs.
The training includes PowerPoint presentations, exercises, a glossary, link collection, agenda and manual.