International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

FAO is hosting the first International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition in Rome from 13-15 May. Around 400 participants from over 100 countries will be attending the conference, which aims to increase understanding of the crucial role that forests, trees on farms and agroforestry systems can play in improving the food security and nutrition...

International Congress on the sustainable forest production in Ecuador

International Congress on the sustainable forest production in Ecuador

The event will be held 12-14 June 2013 in Quito. For further information and to register see the attached invitation or visit the event website: www.produccionforestalsostenible.com server hosting...

Project Event at the Interzum global trade fair

Project Event at the Interzum global trade fair

“Global timber trade and legality legislation” – Conference at Interzum, May 15, 2013, Cologne – Germany. Organized by TRAFFIC International, ATIBT and FSC Germany, with support from the European Commission through the TRAFFIC FLEGT project and Interzum. For more information you may also visit the event website at...

Training Workshop on Changing Market Requirements for Timber & Timber Products

Training Workshop on Changing Market Requirements for Timber & Timber Products

26th March 2013, Hangar, Belém, Brazil – International market requirements for timber products are influencing the way the timber trade operates.  The event organized by The Forest Trust (TFT) through the Timber Trade Action Plan (TTAP) and European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF) updated the producers and exporters in the Amazon region on the EU, USA...

Europe

Europe

The European Union is the biggest trader and second biggest consumer of forest products in the world. It is of vital importance that timber traders and other stakeholders find a way to determine where and how to best target efforts to secure legal supply chains in line with FLEGT requirements. It is also critical to highlight positive changes taking place in...

This project is financed by the European Union / Este proyecto está financiado por la Unión Europea