In focus Timber legality


Event Coverage - 18 Jul 2017
National policy dialogue puts focus on the EU timber license’s challenges and opportunities for small businesses
Video Q&A - 31 Jul 2017
What the licensing scheme means for Indonesia and the EU

Video Q&A - 1 Aug 2017
FLEGT in Indonesia: An interview with Sulthon M. Amin
What the scheme means for traditional craftsmen
Video Q&A - 29 Jul 2017
FLEGT in Indonesia: An interview with Victoria Simanungkalit
What the government is doing to include small operators
Analysis - 20 Jul 2017
Advancing equity and inclusiveness in forest management and certification
Decision-making mechanisms solely based on externally-determined rules could make meaningful involvement of women and marginalized groups difficult
News - 11 Apr 2017
In complex palm industry, “certified sustainable” falls short
Study assesses the social, economic and environmental impact of palm oil certification
Analysis - 3 Mar 2017
The chicken or the egg?
What should come first: A research publication, or an impassioned blog post? A case study of Zambia’s mukula tree
Photo Essay - 26 Jan 2017
Decoding Cameroon’s domestic timber trade
Behind a lucrative sector operating in the shadows
Video - 11 Jan 2017
Legalizing Cameroon’s timber production chain
Timber produced for domestic consumption is generally absent from official statistics and produced without a valid permit. What gives?
Analysis - 10 Jan 2017
Illegal logging: A Russian nesting doll
A new report peels off the layers of complexity surrounding illegal logging, clarifying where and when interventions are needed
Analysis - 9 Aug 2016
Brexit rattles RI-European timber trade prospects
Post-Brexit concerns have largely centered on global political and economic repercussions, but environmental ones should not be ignored.
Feature - 2 Aug 2016
Industrious thinking
Indonesia’s timber going green – and global
10 May 2016
What will it take to make sustainable palm oil the norm?
New study examines the factors driving commitments to responsible production of a controversial global commodity.