FLEGT Consultation held in the Villages of Rupertee, Wowetta and Toka

FLEGT Consultation held in the Villages of Rupertee, Wowetta and Toka 2

The EU FLEGT VPA is a bi-lateral timber trade agreement (between Guyana and the EU) which seeks to curb illegal logging, foster inter-agency collaboration, and improve transparency and market access (among other benefits).The 2017 round of national stakeholders’ consultation on the development of the VPA is on-going throughout Guyana. Three…

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Successful Annai Cluster consultation conducted

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– Guyana-EU FLEGT VPA process highlighted In an effort to continue participatory dialogue between stakeholders in the forestry sector, the NTWG and FLEGT Secretariat held cluster based consultation session in Annai on February 2nd 2017. A total l of twenty seven (27) persons participated which included Toshaos and senior council…

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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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