TRAFFIC International publications:

  • Benchmarking studies of Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. TRAFFIC 2014. (PDF, 2 MB). A briefing document with key messages based on the report ‘Propuesta Metodológica para la Medición y Evaluación de la Gobernanza Forestal en Brasil, Colombia, Ecuador y Perú’  which presents the system designed and implemented to measure the current status of forest governance in the four countries
  • Synergies of FLEGT and Forestry-related Initiatives in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. TRAFFIC 2014. (PDF, 2MB). A briefing document with key messages based on the report  ‘Analysis de sinergias entre la aplicacion de las leyes, la gobernanza y el commercio forestall e iniciativas afines en Brasil, Colombia, Ecuador y Perú’ which presents the synergies analysis between the FLEGT initiative (Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade) lead by the European Union (EU) and related initiatives such as national policy frameworks, REDD+2, the US Lacey Act, Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) and other initiatives implemented in the four countries.
  • Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan briefing papers on timber trade in various countries in Latin America: Brazil (PDF, 2.4 MB), Colombia (PDF, 1.5 MB), Ecuador (PDF, 1.6 MB) and Peru (PDF, 1.6 MB)
  • Summary: Forum on Governance, Legality Verification Systems and Competitiveness in the Latin American Forest Sector. N Bohórquez; D Devers; D Hewitt; G Navarro and R Noguerón. TRAFFIC (2014). Spanish version (PDF, 2 MB). Portuguese version (PDF, 2 MB). This publication captures the key issues that resulted from the discussions from the conference which engaged 140 regional stakeholders, as well as public and private sector representatives from 10 Latin America countries and from demand side markets such as the EU and the US. The conference aimed to facilitate the exchange of experiences and lessons learned, serving to inform decision making processes aimed at strengthening legality and enable sustainable and fair forest development in the region.
  • Tendencias de la Gobernanza Forestal en Colombia, Ecuador y Perú  in Spanish (PDF, 5 MB) Orozco, J. M. ; Mogrovejo, P. ; Jara, L.F. ; Sánchez, A. ; Buendia, B. ; Dumet, R. y Bohórquez, N. TRAFFIC (2014). This document compiles the following three case studies: Status of Forest Governance in Colombia, Tendencies of Forest Governance in Ecuador and The Timber Market in Peru. These studies were conducted in 2013 and published this year.

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