Greatfalls FLEGT Consultation Session (January 2017)

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The National Technical Working Group (NTWG) in partnership with the FLEGT Secretariat continues to conduct consultation sessions with Amerindian Villages across the country as a key stakeholder. These sessions are done according to the Schedule for National consultation on the Guyana-European Union Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnership…

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Rockstone forest stakeholders and interested persons were updated on FLEGT

Rockstone forest stakeholders and interested persons were updated on FLEGT

As the Guyana-European Union Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) process moves forward, there are a number of consultation sessions which are being held with stakeholders across the country.  Today’s article features the session conducted with Rockstone Loggers Association within the Amerindian Community of Rocktone. The session witnessed the participation of members…

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Regional Seminar held to share lessons on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnerships Agreements (FLEGT VPA) in support of the legal trade in timber

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A regional seminar on “Sharing Regional Lessons on FLEGT VPA processes: Transitioning from Negotiations to Implementation” was held from 28-29 September 2016 at the Pegasus Hotel in Georgetown, Guyana. This seminar was convened to share experiences and lessons learned around the processes of Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPA) with the European…

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