FLEG-supported Master Classes in Russia triggered the first inventory of fungal diversity in the Polistovsky Nature Reserve
On January 13, FLEG II National Program Advisory Committee met at the World Bank Yerevan Office in Armenia. Among the issues discussed was the sustainability of FLEG II results after the Program is over.
“The Forest- within the context of sustainable development” – Educational Toolkit for Teachers and Students
Focused on forestry this Educational Toolkit provides collection of topics about forest functions and benefits, climate change and forests, sustainable development and forest certification as well as insight in non-formal educational methods: like outdoor and experiential education approaches.
At the meeting of NPAC held in Chisinau on December 21, 2015, the participants presented new FLEG II reports, and discussed participation in regional activities, changes in the workplan, and sustainability of FLEG beyond the Program timeframe.
Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful holiday. One of the real joys this holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you and wish you the very best for the new year.
FLEG II program has developed and piloted a wood tracking system in Moldova. After successful development and implementation in a pilot area, the system was recognized by the authorities as a modern application useful for a better keeping and more accurate evidences of the harvested timber and its use
FLEG-supported Master Classes in Russia teach how to benefit from non-timber forest resources
November 27, Moscow. Special role of Russia in the history of the FLEG process, achievements and challenges of the past years and the modern situation with illegal logging in the country: these topics were discussed at a round table in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.
On November 24-26, in Minsk the FLEG II (ENPI East) program’s round table “Implementation of the European Union Timber Regulation 995/2010: lessons learned, challenges, solutions” took place. The main issue of the meeting was the question “What is the progress in implementation of the European Union Timber Regulation?”