Feb 9 2013
Feb 9 2013
Market Demands for Legal Wood: Latest Trends

Belem, Brazil

The Forest Legality Alliance partnered with the Rede Amigos da Amazônia, Fundação Getulio Vargas and WWF-Brasil and hosted an event to discuss the international & domestic demand for legal forest products, and existing and emerging wood supply-chain control systems and technologies in Brazil and other Amazon-basin countries. The event was held in Belem, Brazil.

To learn more about the event, please read the webstory, "Leveling the Playing Field for Legal Timber in Brazil".

Target audience: private sector actors, trade associations, relevant Brazilian government agencies, NGOs, and academia.

September 25th, 2013
9:30 – 12:00 : Legality Requirements in the Market Place. Part I: International Markets demand for legal timber
13:30 – 14:30 : Legality Requirements in the Market Place. Part II: Domestic Markets demand for legal timber
  • Moderator: Ricardo Russo, WWF
  • Sao Paulo public procurement policy - Cassia Callegari, CadMadeira
  • Ricardo Russo - WWF-Brasil
  • Support the demand for responsible timber in Amazon - Xavier Andrillon, The Tropical Forest Trust
14:30 – 16:00 : Supply-chain Management and Monitoring Technologies