FLEGT – Awareness-raising materials produced

FCTV has been working with Nature+ to develop appropriate awareness-raising materials for forest-based communities and civil society organisations in order to enable them to better understand the FLEGT VPA (Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnership Agreement). For more information on FLEGT (in English and French), please visit here… For more information on FCTV’s…

FLEGT – Focus Groups Discussions with forest communities

In May and June 2012, FCTV carried out a series of Focus Group Discussions with forest-based communities living around the periphery of the Dja Biosphere Reserve and bordering timber concessions, wood cut areas and community and council forests in order to identify their priority concerns.  The Focus Group Discussions were carried out within the context…

Participatory FLEGT / Le Flegt participatif au Cameroun

La FCTV a organisé le Vendredi 30 mars 2012 un atelier de démarrage et de cadrage des projets financés par l’Union Européenne sur l’Application des règlementations forestières, la gouvernance et les échanges commerciaux de bois et produits dérivés (FLEGT). L’atelier a été organisé dans le cadre du projet “Participatory FLEGT” de la FCTV, financé par…

What is FLEGT? / Qu’est-ce que le FLEGT?

What is FLEGT? FLEGT stands for Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade. The EU published its first Proposal for a FLEGT Action Plan in May 2003. The Action Plan aims to provide financial and technical support and advice to timber-producing countries to achieve the following objectives: – Improved governance structures, and development of reliable verification…

Testing the FLEGT education pack

The weekend of 18th and 19th June, FCTV worked with teachers around the Dja Biosphere Reserve to test the education pack which has been developed to teach pupils about FLEGT and what it means to them.