Ensuring forests for the future
Turing over a new leaf
Within these landsapes WWF works to ensure countries have scientifically based and representative networks of well-managed protected areas, which are sustainably financed, ensure effective participation of local communities and provide social and economic benefits, and in addition, establish initiatives that support responsible forest management and trade.
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Global Forest and Trade Network
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Illegal Timber 'Flourishing'
From the Australian: Inadequate international laws are allowing an illegal timber trade worth more ...
Vietnam Denies it Uses Illegal Timber
From Earth Times: Hanoi - Vietnam has denied a report by two non-governmental organizations, the ...
A3P Stands Alone in Fight Against Illegal Logging
From Forestnewswire.com: A3P, the peak industry body for the plantation products and paper industry ...
EIA Applauds Precedent-Setting Indictment for International Timber Smuggling
From Reuters: International wood trader, Danny Chien, and his company, Shanghai-based Style Craft ...
Jakarta Demands Malaysia Block Illegal Loggers
From abc.net: Indonesia's forestry minister, MS Kaban, has accused Malaysian companies of buying ...
Cheap in China – Low-cost sourcing’s high price
From Ethical Corporation: As economists argue over what 2008 has in store for our wallets, one ...
APP irregularities threaten massive climate and tiger impact
Pekanbaru, INDONESIA – One of the world’s biggest carbon stores and a key tiger habitat are ...
Vietnam: How the Country has Become a Hub for the Region's Ilegal Timber Trade
From EIA Press Release: Vietnam is operating as a centre for processing huge quantities of ...
Russia: Timber Export Points Reduced by 80%
From the Kommersant (Russia): The Federal Customs Service yesterday reduced the number of customs ...
Vietnam Forest & Trade Network Welcomes Two New Members
Hanoi – On Tuesday evening, 26 February 2008, the Vietnam Forest and Trade Network (VFTN) announced ...