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RAFT Celebrates its Achievements in Promoting Sustainable Forest Management and Responsible Timber Trade in Vietnam

  • August 21, 2018

TUY HOA CITY – An acacia forest area of 1,916.25 hectares managed by Bao Chau Company, has been certified by the... Continue Reading

Sustainable Forest Management in Vietnam: Towards An Updated National Policy

  • July 11, 2018

On 22 June 2018, RECOFTC Viet Nam Country Program (VCP) in collaboration with VNFOREST and supported by RAFT, held a Consultation... Continue Reading

Bringing Responsible Forest Products in Vietnam to The Forefront

  • March 15, 2018

Vietnam has a long tradition of exporting forest and timber products with an export market worth over 8 billion USD in... Continue Reading

Enforcement officers equipped to combat illegal timber trade in Viet Nam

  • January 29, 2018

Da Nang, Viet Nam, 24th November 2017—More than 40 Vietnamese Customs officers and Forest Department representatives from the central and highland... Continue Reading

Vietnamese officers learn how to identify the real deal timber

  • January 29, 2018

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 15th June 2017—40 Customs Department and Forest Protection Department (FPD) officers commenced a training programme today to increase... Continue Reading

New project to promote sustainable, legal and responsible timber trade in Viet Nam

  • January 29, 2018

Hanoi, Viet Nam, January 2017 — the Viet Nam Administration of Forestry (VNFOREST), TRAFFIC, WWF-Vietnam and the Center for People and... Continue Reading

Bridging the Gap Between Mountainous Communities in Northern Viet Nam and Forestry Companies

  • January 29, 2018

Life is far from easy for the communities in the mountains of Lao Cai Province, North Vietnam. Eking out a living... Continue Reading