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EU and Vietnam sign deal to combat illegal logging and promote trade in legal timber

On 19/10/2018, The EU and Vietnam signed a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT). The agreement will help improve forest governance, address illegal logging and promote trade in verified legal timber products from Vietnam to the EU, and other markets. The Agreement was signed in the margins of the […]

Report on training “International requirements for timber exportation – Opportunities and Challenges for Wood Villages”

On November 22, 2017, the Center for Education and Development (CED) collaborated with the Dong Ky Furniture Association to organise a workshop on “International requirements for timber exportation – Opportunities and Challenges for Wood Villages” in Bac Ninh. This event is part of the “Promoting private sector engagement with the Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) implementation […]

Report on workshop “Experience sharing and project result summary”

On December 28, 2017, the Center for Education and Development (CED) collaborated with the Vietnam Administration of Forestry to organise a workshop on “Experience sharing and project result summary” in Hanoi (Army Hotel, No. 1 Nguyen Tri Phuong). This event is part of the “Promoting private sector engagement with the Voluntary Partners Agreement implementation process […]

Report on forum “Enhancing the cooperation between enterprises and forestry and customs to promote Vietnam timber trade”

On December 8, 2017, the Center for Education and Development (CED) collaborated with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry to organise a forum on “Enhancing the cooperation between enterprises and forestry and customs to promote Vietnam timber trade” in Da Nang (Rosaleen Hotel, No. 36 Chu Van An, Phu Hoi, Hue City). This event […]

Report on workshop “International regulations on the origin of timber and the impacts on timber businesses in Lam Dong province”:

On December 4, 2017, the Center for Education and Development (CED) collaborated with the Center for People and Environment of the Central Highlands (COPE) to organise a workshop on “International regulations on the origin of timber and the impacts on timber businesses in Lam Dong province” in Da Lat. This training workshop is part of […]