Forest Legality Alliance Ninth Membership Meeting

Date: 
05/07/2013
Location: 
Washington, DC

May 7 and 8, 2013, World Resources Institute. 

The ninth meeting of the Forest Legality Alliance membership will be held in Washington, DC on May 7 and 8, 2013. Presentations will include updates on the major demand-side timber legality requirements (Lacey, the EUTR, and the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Bill); presentation of tools developed by private sector organizations to improve market information; a discussion of developments among certification schemes; updates from producers and buyers of timber products; and an open-ended discussion of the future of the Forest Legality Alliance.

Interested parties may register by email.

The Forest Legality Alliance meeting will be followed at WRI's headquarters by a side event from SGS on its LegalTrace system. Further information is below. Those interested should register by email with SGS.