Past event

Research Event

Illegal Logging Update and Stakeholder Consultation

23 Jun 2009 - 00:00 to 24 Jun 2009 - 00:00

Chatham House, London

Energy, Environment and Resources Department, Forest Governance, Illegal Logging and Deforestation

Overview

This illegal logging update meeting will provide updates on the latest initiatives, regulations and research in the area of forest governance and trade in illegal timber.

The agenda will contain sessions on the EU's 'due diligence' regulation and the US Lacey Act, forests and climate change, Transparency International's Forest Governance Integrity programme, and updates on the VPA negotiations in Indonesia, the Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic.

The meeting is open to all and there is no charge for admission. However, pre-registration is essential and must be received by Wednesday 17 June to guarantee admission.

More information on the project Control of Illegal Logging and International Trade in Illegally Logged Timber.