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Asia Pacific

The Myanmar Timber Enterprise Harnesses the Power of GPS/GIS to Manage Forests Sustainably

  • February 5, 2018

The Tropical Forest Foundation (TFF), as part of its commitment under the RAFT3 program, delivered an introductory course in the use... Continue Reading

Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit 2018 – Lessons Learned and Future Outlook

  • January 29, 2018

This year, the 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit (APRS) will be held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The Summit provides the opportunity for countries... Continue Reading

Investing in the future: Forest Issues Are About More than Forestry

  • January 29, 2018

If you’ve attended some of the big global and regional forestry events lately, including the Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit in 2016, you... Continue Reading

Legality is The First Step Towards Sustainability – Introducing The Common Legality Framework in the Asia Pacific Region

  • January 29, 2018

The Common Legality Framework is a simple checklist that was designed and developed by RAFT partners WWF and TRAFFIC to help... Continue Reading

The Importance of Environmental Journalism in Informing and Empowering the Public on Legal and Responsible Forestry

  • January 29, 2018

It is no secret that the tropical forests of Asia-Pacific are increasingly under threat, from clearing and conversion to illegal and... Continue Reading