Tool / Resource

Este guia é um excerto de uma publicação mais abrangente, Sustainable Procurement of Wood and Paper-based Products: Guide and Resource Kit (Aquisição Sustentável de Produtos de Madeira e Papel: Orientações e Kit de Recursos), o qual fornece uma visão geral de dez questões fundamentais e recursos relacionados que devem ser considerados ao adquirir produtos de madeira e baseados em papel. Este guia foi desenvolvido para usuários com interesse específico na compreensão de requisitos de legalidade para aquisição sustentável.
Ce guide est un extrait d’une publication plus complète, Sustainable Procurement of Wood and Paper-based Products : Guide and Resource Kit, laquelle donne un aperçu de dix questions clés et des ressources connexes à prendre en considération lors de l’approvisionnement en produits à base de bois et de papier. Ce guide a été élaboré pour les utilisateurs qui souhaitent particulièrement comprendre les exigences de légalité afférentes à l’approvisionnement durable. Pour consulter le Guide d’approvisionnement durable en produits de bois et de papiers, veuillez consulter le site

 本指南为出版物《 木材及纸制品的可持续性采购: 指南和资源包摘录、 该出版物对于在购买木材及纸制品时要考虑的10大关键问题和相关资源进行了概述。本指南寿为特别有兴趣了解“ 可持续性采购的合法性要求' 方面的用户而氯要查看《 木材和纸制品的可持续采购指南》 、 请访问 www.SustainableForestProducts.org.

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Ruth Nogueron
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World Resources Institute
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Loretta Cheung

This booklet provides an overview of key legality issues in the global wood trade that businesses should consider when purchasing wood and paper-based products. Topics covered include trade regulations (e.g., the Lacey Act, the European Union Timber Regulation, and the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition), public and private procurement policies, trade bans, and resources for meeting legality requirements.

 

The Forest Legality Alliance partnered with Imazon, the Amazon Institute of People and the Environment, to build on ImazonGEO, a map server tool that provides map-based information about the Brazilian Amazon. The “legality” section of the map server allows users to select from a list of exporting companies and locate the geographic origin of the wood on the map.  Information available includes:

The Spanish Timber Trade Federation (AEIM) has developed a risk assessment tool, "Madera Legal", that allows users to learn about timber producing countries. The tool includes information about main product categories sourced from these countries and legality and governance concerns, and provides a risk rating and recommendations for due diligence steps.

Madera Legal (website is only available in Spanish; use Google Chrome browser to auto-translate pages)

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