Press Release/Position Paper

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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LP & VI Must Be Independent in the SVLK Assessment

LP & VI Must Be Independent in the SVLK Assessment

Press conference Bogor, December 11, 2012. Monitoring conducted by Forest Watch Indonesia (FWI) and the Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) in four locations, still found weaknesses from the assessment process carried out by the Independent Assessment and Verification Institution (LP & VI).

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Indonesia and the European Union must be firm in ensuring legal trade in wood products

Indonesia and the European Union must be firm in ensuring legal trade in wood products

Bogor, October 25, 2012. The Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (JPIK) emphasizes the need to check in the European Union for imported wood products to ensure that acceptable wood products are clearly the origin of harvesting and guaranteed legality.

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