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

25 Mar 2018
With Poland looking to earn cash and environmentalists trying to save trees, felling in Europe's last primeval forest...
19 Mar 2018
Hardwood Dimensions, a timber importer in the U.K., violated the EU Timber Regulation by not properly verifying the...
28 Feb 2018
Richard Conniff’s article in Yale Environment 360 highlights a simple fact: Illegal logging is big business - Interpol...
22 Feb 2018
The Papua New Guinean (PNG) government has disregarded a decision by its Supreme Court and allowed loggers found guilty...

Recent Documents

04 Apr 2018
This issue of Client Earth's EUTR News provides an update on the operation of...
23 Mar 2018
The equatorial island of Borneo is a deforestation hotspot. However, the...
19 Mar 2018
Agricultural commodities such as palm oil continue to drive deforestation and...
12 Mar 2018
The Coming Storm documents the destruction of the forests of the Congo Basin...

Update Meeting

The 28th Illegal Logging Update and Stakeholder Consultation Meeting will take place 8-9 Nov 2018 at Chatham House. Find out more here

 

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