Press Release/Position Paper

Position Paper JPIK

Position Paper JPIK

Indonesia Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (Jaringan Pemantau Independen Kehutanan – JPIK) on Indonesia – EU FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement The Timber Legality Verification System (in Indonesian Sistem Verifikasi Legalitas Kayu – SVLK) is the important initiative to address illegal logging and promoting legal timber. This initiative has been developed since 2003 through a multi-stakeholders process. […]

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Need a serious and good faith so that SVLK can play its role in preventing illegal timber trade

Need a serious and good faith so that SVLK can play its role in preventing illegal timber trade

PRESS CONFERENCE Bogor, October 3, 2013. The signing of the VPA (Voluntary Partnership Agreement) between Indonesia and the European Union was carried out September 30, 2013. Many hope that this voluntary partnership agreement will become an opportunity to strengthen law enforcement, stop the illegal timber trade and encourage improved governance forests in Indonesia.

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ACCESS TO DATA AND INFORMATION IS THE KEY TO THE SUCCESSFUL OF TIMBER TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN INDONESIA – EUROPEAN UNION

ACCESS TO DATA AND INFORMATION IS THE KEY TO THE SUCCESSFUL OF TIMBER TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN INDONESIA – EUROPEAN UNION

Bogor, September 30, 2013. The first Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) in Asia officially signed by the representatives of European Union (EU) and the Government of Indonesia in Brussels, Belgium. Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (known as JPIK) views the timber trade agreement can only be successful with credible and accountable of Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) […]

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ACCESS TO DATA AND INFORMATION IS THE KEY TO THE SUCCESSFUL OF TIMBER TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN INDONESIA – EUROPEAN UNION

ACCESS TO DATA AND INFORMATION IS THE KEY TO THE SUCCESSFUL OF TIMBER TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN INDONESIA – EUROPEAN UNION

Bogor, September 30, 2013. The first Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) in Asia officially signed by the representatives of European Union (EU) and the Government of Indonesia in Brussels, Belgium. Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (known as JPIK) views the timber trade agreement can only be successful with credible and accountable of Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) […]

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Revoke SVLK Certificates obtained by APP and APRIL Group

Revoke SVLK Certificates obtained by APP and APRIL Group

Pekanbaru, February 27, 2013. Examined 14 companies related to the forestry corruption case in Riau by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) involving a number of high officials and the Governor of Riau, HM Rusli Zainal is the fact that efforts to improve forest governance in Indonesia still have a long way to go. Another interesting […]

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