Lumber Liquidators pleads guilty to smuggling timber
La Veeduría Forestal
News broke recently in the Jakarta Post that two Peruvian oil palm plantations located in Peru’s Amazon region of Ucayali, Plantaciones de Pucallpa and Plantaciones de Ucayali, plan to sell land they control in the Peruvian Amazon...
Today, May 24 2016, the national forestry authority in Peru (SERFOR) issued a public statement confirming the illegal operations of United Cacao’s subsidiary in the country, clarifying, once again that the company does not have the required environmental approval. Citing large scale illegal...
EIA summarizes the federal case against Lumber Liquidators for violating the U.S. Lacey Act.
The SGSOC oil palm project has disrupted the livelihoods of many communities in Southwest Cameroon. Village leaders have written to the president, calling for a stop to the project...
FSC disassociates from Austrian timber giant Holzindustrie Schweighofer
Romania’s Ministry of the Environment hasreleased a new website allowing real-time tracking of all timber transports across the country.
EIA's series of videos exposing Holzindustrie Schweighofer's involvement in illegal logging in Romania,
This EIA short documentary film presents interviews with members of local communities in the Southwest region of Cameroon about the negative impacts felt by a controversial oil palm project. The project, owned by Sithe Global Sustainable Oil Cameroon (SGSOC), has not only dispossessed community members of their land, but also threatened biodiversity hotspots and failed to meet development promises.