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  • Workshop on Enhancing Forest Governance for Asia and the Pacific in the Context of Timber Legality Verification (2nd - 13th July 2015  Yunnan Province, China)

Workshop on Enhancing Forest Governance for Asia and the Pacific in the Context of Timber Legality Verification (2nd - 13th July 2015 Yunnan Province, China)

Every year, a significant proportion of the world’s timber is harvested, transported, processed and traded in violation of laws. Illegal logging and associated timber trade have far reaching multi-dimension consequences, including loss of biodiversity and habitats, political instability, increasing income disparities…

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  • Workshop on Forest Biodiversity Conservation and Improvement of Rural Livelihoods (1st - 14th November, 2014   Yunnan Province, China)

Workshop on Forest Biodiversity Conservation and Improvement of Rural Livelihoods (1st - 14th November, 2014 Yunnan Province, China)

Although there has been significant progress in the pursuit of sustainable forest management and the pace of forest loss has slowed down, deforestation and forest degradation remain major challenges in most developing tropical countries. An important consequence of this is the loss of biodiversity, which directly and in…

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  • APFNet’s Workshop on  Degraded Forest Rehabilitation and Sustainable Forest Management

APFNet’s Workshop on Degraded Forest Rehabilitation and Sustainable Forest Management

Degradation of forest ecosystems remains a major problem in almost all countries and this is particularly severe in the more densely populated tropical countries. The Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration estimates the extent of degraded lands worldwide as about 2.00 billion hectares. As per an estimate of …

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