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

28 Jul 2015
Despite promises by many big companies that produce, trade and use palm oil to clean up their supply chains, complaints...
24 Jul 2015
 Beijing on Thursday hit out at long jail sentences handed to more than 150 Chinese nationals for illegal logging in...
24 Jul 2015
Mozambique’s National Directorate of Land and Forests has released a report declaring that in the decade between 2003...
23 Jul 2015
The Sarawak Forest Department has conducted 240 raids on timber camps and companies believed to be linked to illegal...

Recent Documents

29 Jul 2015
This report presents an overview of national patterns and practices of forest...
28 Jul 2015
This briefing paper was prepared to inform the EU FLEGT Action Plan evaluation...
15 Jul 2015
Efforts to address illegal logging and reduce the trade in illegal timber have...
14 Jul 2015
Wilmar International1 is one of the world’s largest palm oil plantation owners...

Illegal Logging Update meeting

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

Newsletter

Assessing illegal logging

Chatham House has assessed 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, can be found on the project microsite, indicators.chathamhouse.org.