Entries by JPIK

LP & VI Must Be Independent in the SVLK Assessment

Press conference

Bogor, December 11, 2012. Monitoring conducted by Forest Watch Indonesia (FWI) and the Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) in four locations, still found weaknesses from the assessment process carried out by the Independent Assessment and Verification Institution (LP & VI).

Testing European Union Trust with V-Legal Documents and Shipment Tests

The Indonesian Government’s commitment to preventing trade in illegal timber products and eradicating illegal logging has received a positive response from the European Union. A partnership agreement with Indonesia is contained in the Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade-Voluntary Partnership Agreement (FLEGT-VPA). In Indonesia, a verification system is then developed to ensure that the …