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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China Spurring Illegal Timber Trade in Tanzania
From Thaindian News: Scientists have said that due to Chinas increasing demands for timber, illegal ...
Sustainable Logging Doesn't Add to Global Warming
From theage.com: AN UNPARALLELED determination to conserve tropical rainforests has been a welcome ...
China, U.S. Sign First MOU Addressing Illegal Logging, Timber Trade
From Xinhua News Agency: Beijing - China and the United States agreed to work together to ...
Foreign International Group Joins the Malaysia Forest & Trade Network
From WWF Malaysia: McCorry Group of Companies became the first international group that supports ...
Chinese Forest Management Practices See Dramatic Change
From The Vancouver Sun: One of the largest forestry projects in the world, China's $90-billion ...
Papua Moves to Ban All Log Exports
From The Age: Papua will ban all log exports from next month, in a radical move to preserve one of ...
Timber Exports Take Off in Australia
From ABC Rural: Growing demand from Asia has driven Australian exports of wood and wood products up ...
Court Fiasco as Fugitive Timber Boss Evades Jail
From the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA): Jakarta, Indonesia - ...
ITTO: US$10.1 million in New Funds for Tropical Forests
From ITTO Press Release: Yokohama, Japan - The International Tropical Timber Council has committed ...
Asia: Globalization Altering the Forest Landscape
From FAO Website: Chiang Mai/ Bangkok - Asian countries will need to make dramatic adjustments ...