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TNC - WWF Alliance Newsletter, No. 6, March 2006



Posted on 11 April 2006

TNC-WWF ALLIANCE@News is an electronic newsletter of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Alliance to promote forest certification and combat illegal logging in Indonesia. The aim of this newsletter is to inform partners and stakeholders what the Alliance is doing to improve forest management and to reverse forest degradation and loss in Indonesia and to influence forest products markets internationally.

ALLIANCE ACTIVITIES – Recent Highlights
• Sumalindo Lestari Jaya Timber Company Earns FSC Certification And Joins Indonesia Forest & Trade Network as First Forest Member
• PT Falak Jaya Furnitama Joins Indonesia Forest & Trade Network
• Harmonization of Legality Standard of Timber Products From Indonesia
• Toward Effective Community Participation in Lore Lindu National Park
• Collaborative Management Approach Promotion
• MoU Covering Forest Management and Conservation Issues in China
• China Forest & Trade Member Anxin Flooring Achieves CoC Certification
• WWF Japan Collaborates with Other NGOs to Issue Recommendations on Sustainable Wood Procurement
• The 5. Asia Forest Partnerships Meeting: “Strengthen Asia Forest Partnerships”
• GFTN Study Trip to Indonesia Opens Doors for New Market Links
• The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Adopts Criteria and Issues Guidance
• Newly Revamped Forest and Trade Asia Website Launches
• Introducing the HCVF Resource Network
• Questionnaire Related to Manual Certification for Practitioners
• Flash Info; New Persons in Charge at AP Forest Program and Forestry Alliance of TNC