The Forest Legality Alliance will be participating in several events at this year's Asia-Pacific Forestry week, including leading Thematic Stream 1: Pathways to Prosperity: Future Trade and Markets in partnership with ITTO. In addition, FLA will be presenting "Opportunities and challenges for market access" (Session 2 in Stream 1) and "Updates on Timber Trade and Timber Legality" (Session 3.7 in Stream 1).
Information on other presentations within Stream 1 is as follows:
Session 3.1 |"Partnership for Positive Change: Towards new Chinese overseas forest investment and trade"
Session 3.2 | "Challenges and opportunities of the development of timber legality definition in the early stage of the FLEGT/VPA Process in Lao P.D.R"
Session 3.4 | "Small forest enterprises: Barriers and opportunities in participating in the responsible wood products trade"
Session 3.5 | "Global significance of teak: Present and future"