News archive 2015

Three tools to unlock finance for sustainable land use

Agriculture, forestry and other forms of land use generate around a quarter of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and, in many countries, the proportion of emissions is far higher.

New policy briefs on implementing REDD+ in Vietnam

Five new policy briefs examine synergies between FLEGT and REDD+ in implementing forest governance processes at local level in Vietnam. The international conservation organisation Fauna and...

Call for tender for the evaluation of the EU REDD Facility

The European Forest Institute has issued a call for tender for the evaluation of the EU REDD Facility. The objective of this evaluation is to contribute to the successful implementation of REDD+...

The EU REDD Facility’s report on South-south cooperation on REDD+ and forest governance available in French and Portuguese

The EU REDD Facility’s report on South-South cooperation between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Brazil on REDD+ and forest governance is now available in French and Portuguese.

EFI seeks three communication experts for the EU FLEGT and REDD facilities

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking three communication experts to support the implementation of the EU FLEGT and REDD facilities' communication strategies.

FLEGT Week 2015: FLEGT and REDD+ linkages, the Report

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU Timber Regulation , learn...

Outcomes from the FLEGT Week 2015

FLEGT Week 2015 was a unique opportunity for the EC and its partners to reflect on the full scope of the  EU FLEGT Action Plan , including but not limited to  VPAs  and the  EU...