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In , which has some of the largest expanses of relatively untouched forest, illegal logging accounts for up to half of the deforestation. Most of the methods adopted for deforestation in Indonesia are illegal for a multitude of reasons. The Indonesian government grapples with the management of deforestation with sustainable urban development as rural-urban migration necessitates the expansion of cities. It allows for undocumented and unauthorized deforestation in which allows for the exploitation of Cambodia's forests. One of its important contributions is to show that, unless coupled with reform of forestry regulations to take into account local people, law enforcement to curb illegal logging can negatively impact them. The Declaration includes an indicative list of actions, intended to serve as a general framework for possible actions to be undertaken by governments as well as civil society. As a result, numerous operations have sprung up near the Thai-Burmese border and in the province of along the Chinese border.

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More recent estimates, comparing legal harvesting against known domestic consumption plus exports, suggest that 88% of logging in the country is illegal in some way. One of its important contributions is to show that, unless coupled with reform of forestry regulations to take into account local people, law enforcement to curb illegal logging can negatively impact them. About the Series The Earthscan Forest Library This series brings together a wide collection of volumes addressing diverse aspects of forests and forestry and draws on a range of disciplinary perspectives. Environmental Change and Security Project Report 4 : 53—60. Yet for such a massive illegal trade, there is surprisingly limited knowledge available as to the major causes of illegal logging and its impacts on biodiversity, people and livelihoods and national economies, and thus plenty of speculation and action without evidence. The majority of illegal deforestation is done by the military and powerful sub-contractors.

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Illegal Logging: Law Enforcement, Livelihoods and the Timber Trade (The Earthscan Forest Library) 1, Luca Tacconi

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In 2008, the acquittal of a proprietor for a timber firm, Adelin Lis, alleged for illegal logging further galvanised public opinion and drew criticisms at the Indonesian political institution. Many of these corporations could circumvent this red tape, maximise revenue profits by employing illegal logging activities as lax law enforcement and porous law regulations in large developing countries like Indonesia undermine forestry conservation efforts. Loss of revenue to governments of producer countries The scale of illegal logging represents a major loss of revenue to many countries and can lead to widespread associated environmental damage. The result has been loss of both revenue and biodiversity, and consequently the issue has risen to the top of the global forest policy agenda as one of the major threats to forests, and donors and national governments are starting to develop initiatives to control illegal logging. The result has been an enormous loss of both revenue and biodiversity.

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It includes key case studies from forest-rich hotspots in North, South and Central America, equatorial Africa and Indonesia. Yet for such a massive illegal trade there is surprisingly limited knowledge available as to the major causes of illegal logging and its impacts on the environment, people, livelihoods and national economies, and thus plenty of speculation and action without evidence. Illegal mahogany facilitates the illegal logging of other species, and widespread exploitation of the Brazilian Amazon. It offers an extensive and comprehensive study of illegal logging, bringing together the knowledge and views of experts who examine its roots and social, economic and environmental implications. While there are clearly no easy answers, this book sorts fact from fiction and explores the many dimensions of the causes, impacts and implications for forests, people, livelihoods and forest policy. While there are clearly no easy answers, this book sorts fact from fiction and explores the many dimensions of the causes, impacts and implications for forests, people, livelihoods and forest policy.

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Illegal Logging : Luca Tacconi : 9781844076079

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The event was co-hosted by the and the. The result has been loss of both revenue and biodiversity, and consequently the issue has risen to the top of the global forest policy agenda as one of the major threats to forests, and donors and national governments are starting to develop initiatives to control illegal logging. This book, written by the world's foremost experts, examines the key issues including law and enforcement, supply and demand, corruption, forest certification, poverty, local livelihoods, international trade and biodiversity conservation. In the social landscape, small-scale subsistence farmers in rural areas, who received minimal education, employ a basic method of slash-and-burn to support their agricultural activities. This agricultural practice is repetitively employed on the same plot of land until it is denuded of its nutrients and could no longer suffice to support agricultural yields.

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Illegal Logging ISBN 9781844073481 PDF epub

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The harvesting procedure itself may be illegal, including using means to gain access to forests; extraction without permission, or from a protected area; the cutting down of ; or the extraction of timber in excess of agreed limits. Illegality may also occur during transport, such as illegal processing and export; ; the and other charges, and fraudulent certification. This book examines the key issues including law and enforcement, supply and demand, corruption, forest certification, poverty, local livelihoods, international trade and biodiversity conservation. The Forest Issue in Cambodia : Current Situation and Problems : An Analysis Based on Field Research. It offers an extensive and comprehensive study of illegal logging, bringing together the knowledge and views of experts who examine its roots and social, economic and environmental implications. Tanjung Puting National Park is a 4,000 square kilometre conservation area of global importance.

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Illegal Logging ISBN 9781844073481 PDF epub

illegal logging tacconi luca

The meeting included detailed technical discussions of enforcement in relation to governance, forest policy and forest management as well as ministerial engagement. The Saint Petersburg conference brought together nearly 300 participants representing 43 governments, the private sector, civil society and international organisations. Available figures and estimates must be treated with caution. Yet for such a massive illegal trade, there is surprisingly limited knowledge available as to the major causes of illegal logging and its impacts on biodiversity, people and livelihoods and national economies, and thus plenty of speculation and action without evidence. At the core of illegal logging is widespread corruption. It is difficult for central government officials to visit areas still controlled by former Pol Pot forces. It includes key case studies from forest-rich hotspots in North, South and Central America, equatorial Africa and Indonesia.

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The Lacey Act also makes it unlawful, beginning December 15, 2008, to import certain plants and plant products without a Plant and Plant Product import declaration. It is clear that while illegal logging does have negative impacts, it also, controversially, and perhaps paradoxically, benefits many stakeholders, including local communities. The result has been loss of both revenue and biodiversity, and consequently the issue has risen to the top of the global forest policy agenda as one of the major threats to forests, and donors and national governments are starting to develop initiatives to control illegal logging. Royal Institute of International Affairs. This affects those European companies, especially the small and medium-sized companies that are behaving responsibly and ready to play by fair rules. Yet for such a massive illegal trade, there is surprisingly limited knowledge available as to the major causes of illegal logging and its impacts on biodiversity, people and livelihoods and national economies, and thus plenty of speculation and action without evidence.

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The Regulation starts on 30 November 2014 and requires that before import of these products or processing of raw logs, due diligence is undertaken to minimise the risk that the timber products or raw logs were illegally logged or incorporate illegally logged timber. Natural Forest Benefits and Economic Analysis of Natural Forest Conversion in Cambodia. Yet what might appear on the surface to be a simple problem of policing and law enforcement is actually much more complex down on the forest floor. There are many cases in which the military carries out illegal logging without knowledge from the government. This is evident in places such as large protected swathes of northern that were formerly covered with and that have been deforested even while having status.

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Illegal Logging: Law Enforcement, Livelihoods and the Timber Trade

illegal logging tacconi luca

While there are clearly no easy answers, this book sorts fact from fiction and explores the many dimensions of the causes, impacts and implications for forests, people, livelihoods and forest policy. Logs are commonly cut on the Burmese side and then smuggled to processing facilities in China or Thailand. While there are clearly no easy answers, this book sorts fact from fiction and explores the many dimensions of the causes, impacts and implications for forests, people, livelihoods and forest policy. It agreed to the Saint Petersburg Declaration on Forest Law Enforcement and Governance in Europe and North Asia. Therefore, a legal basis for normative acts against timber imports or other products manufactured out of illegal wood is missing. This Plant and Plant Product Declaration must contain besides other information the Genus, Species, and Country of Harvest of every plant found in commercial shipments of certain products, a list of applicable products along with other requirements and guidance can be found on the website. The lack of accountability to deforestation with pertinence to illustrates minimal supporting evidence to testify to considerations for forestry sustainability in their development projects.

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