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Date:

20 January 2010

Type:

Document
Author: 
Chatham House (Duncan Brack)

Topics:

US Lacey Act
Voluntary Partnership Agreements
EU Timber Regulation
What is illegal logging?
Procurement
Regulating trade
Promoting Legality

Controlling Illegal Logging: Consumer-Country Measures

Summary and analysis of the range of measures taken by consumer countries to control imports of illegal timber - including:

- The EU's FLEGT voluntary partnership agreements (VPAs);

- Other bilateral agreements, including free trade agreements;

- The US Lacey Act;

- The EU's FLEGT due diligence regulation;

- Public procurement policies.

Consumercountrymeasures.pdf

Consumercountrymeasures.pdf
Controlling Illegal Logging: Consumer-Country Measures

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