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Illegal Logging Portal

  • Welcome to the
    Illegal Logging Portal

  • Welcome to the
    Illegal Logging Portal

  • Welcome to the
    Illegal Logging Portal

The Illegal Logging Portal, hosted and maintained by Chatham House, provides information on illegal logging and the trade in illegal timber. It provides an overview of some of the key issues and developments, and includes a searchable database of documents and news items from around the world.

Latest News

26 May 2015
The cedar tree, considered by many to be Morocco's national treasure, is coming under attack from climate change,...
24 May 2015
Even though Pakistan is among the countries with the highest rate of deforestation, it is yet to have a policy to...
21 May 2015
Top environmentalist says areas of rainforest the size of Switzerland are lost each year and point of no return will be...
21 May 2015
A fierce debate has erupted over a new forestry code in Romania aimed at protecting unique wildlife habitats and...

Recent Documents

26 May 2015
In 1999, the government suspended all small-scale logging titles until 2006....
26 May 2015
The Government of Cameroon committed itself to the FLEGT process by signing in...
19 May 2015
Latin America’s recent commodity boom accentuated environmental degradation and...
12 May 2015
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is home to the large majority of the...

Illegal Logging Update meeting

The next Illegal Logging Update and Stakeholder Consultation meeting will take place on the 25th-26th of June 2015. Please sign up to our mailing list for details of this and other forthcoming events. A draft agenda is now available here.

Newsletter

Assessing illegal logging

Chatham House is assessing the scale and effectiveness of the response to illegal logging and the related trade around the world. Full details of this work, including analysis and data, will be available online soon.