FAO launches traceability publication with African case studies

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has launched a new publication that can provide insight to countries and businesses establishing successful timber traceability systems.

by FAO
‘Traceability: A management tool for enterprises and governments’ outlines the vital factors to be taken into account when designing a traceability system and illustrates the added benefits to governments, the private sector and community forests through case studies from Benin, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon and Liberia. 

Available in English, French and Spanish, the publication is the first in a technical series building on FAO FLEGT Programme experience of projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

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