Deforestation and illegal timber trade top WWF’s agenda at XIV World Forestry Congress
WWF is challenging participants to take bold actions to stop deforestation.
FSC proves resilience, paves way for a stronger future
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)’s General Assembly proved that the multi-stakeholder ...
WWF guide for banks provides plan for sustainable finance
A new guide released today by WWF explains how banks can go beyond reputation and risk management ...
1st WWF/GFTN International Business Roundtable for Sustainable Forestry in Panama
GFTN will host the Roundtable in Panama City on 18 March, 2013.
Peru creates three new Amazon protected areas
Peru has created three new protected areas in the northern Amazon territory of Loreto, covering an ...
Peru about to reach a million hectares of certified forests
Peru is the fourth country in extension of tropical forests and the second in Amazon forests.
Building Capacity to Measure, Report and Verify REDD+ Activities
Sixteen specialists from more than 5 nations convened in Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Peru for ...
Multinationals Vow to Boycott APP after Outcry over Illegal Logging
From the Guardian: Several multinational companies have vowed to boycott the huge forestry ...
Interpol Demands Crackdown on 'Serious and Organised' Eco Crime
From the Guardian: Environmental crime such as ivory poaching and illegal logging has become "a ...
Australian Timber Bill endorsed
From NEPcon: Australia has come considerably closer to adopting a new Timber Act, after a special ...