Press Release/Position Paper

Press Release: SVLK Credibility Must Be Continually Enhanced For FLEGT Licenses to implement as Expected

Press Release: SVLK Credibility Must Be Continually Enhanced For FLEGT Licenses to implement as Expected

Jakarta, November 15, 2016. The full implementation of the timber trade cooperation agreement between Indonesia and the European Union officially began today, which was marked by the enactment of the FLEGT license.

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Enforcement of FLEGT Licence must Become a Landmark for Sustainability in Improving Forest Governance

Enforcement of FLEGT Licence must Become a Landmark for Sustainability in Improving Forest Governance

STATEMENT of Jaringan Pemantau Independen Kehutanan (JPIK) The Indonesian Government has strongly stated its commitment and taken tangible steps to eradicate illegal logging and trade of illegally harvested timber and timber products. Since hosting the East Asian Conference on Forest Law Enforcement and Governance in Bali on September 2001, Indonesia has been at the forefront […]

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Enforcement of FLEGT Licence must Become a Landmark for Sustainability in Improving Forest Governance

Enforcement of FLEGT Licence must Become a Landmark for Sustainability in Improving Forest Governance

STATEMENT of Jaringan Pemantau Independen Kehutanan (JPIK) The Indonesian Government has strongly stated its commitment and taken tangible steps to eradicate illegal logging and trade of illegally harvested timber and timber products. Since hosting the East Asian Conference on Forest Law Enforcement and Governance in Bali on September 2001, Indonesia has been at the forefront […]

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The Implementation of FLEGT Licenses must be a Sustainability Milestone in Improving Forest Governance

The Implementation of FLEGT Licenses must be a Sustainability Milestone in Improving Forest Governance

POSITION STATEMENT Forestry Independent Monitoring Network (JPIK) The Indonesian government has stated in concrete commitments and real steps to eradicate illegal logging and trade in illegally harvested timber and wood products. Beginning by hosting the East Asia Conference which discussed Forest Law Enforcement Governance (FLEG) in Bali in September 2001, since then, Indonesia has continued […]

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Joint Press Statement of the Independent Forestry Monitoring Organization

Joint Press Statement of the Independent Forestry Monitoring Organization

Important to Strengthen Forest Supervision and Law Enforcement, to Realize Responsible and Sustainable Forest Governance Jakarta, 30 August 2016 – The Government of Indonesia has a Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) which aims to improve forest governance, eradicate illegal logging and its trade. This system, which has been multi-party compiled, places civil society as Independent […]

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