Vietnam: Timber Traffickers Targeted by Forest Management Body | WWF

Vietnam: Timber Traffickers Targeted by Forest Management Body



Posted on 15 December 2011
From DailyNews.vn: Vietnam-The forest management sector is planning stricter measures to fight timber trafficking following a recent spate of illegal activities. In a meeting in the capital on Dec.13, the Director of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)’s Department of Forest Management, Nguyen Huu Dung, said that the country annually lost nearly 32,000ha of forest due to informal deforestation.
Read more...