Client Earth 于 9 月中旬发布了 2021 年 6 月至 8 月期间 EUTR 实施情况的最新信息。在此期间，欧盟也发布了两项与该法规的实施相关的研究。
EUTR 新闻 – ClientEarth
ClientEarth 是一个利用法律的力量来保护地球资源和人民的环保组织。该组织积极参与森林保护，并寻求制定更强有力的法律和政策来制止非法木材贸易造成的森林砍伐，保护野生动植物并确保森林社区的权利。ClientEarth 通过与 50 多个国家/地区的跨国界、跨系统、跨部门的合作来实现这一目标。
副总理兼环境与可持续发展部部长 Eve Bazaiba 女士在部长会议上采纳了 10 项关于森林管理的紧急措施。
木材贸易门户网站 (Timber Trade Portal) 已更新，且现已提供法语版本！
For the second time after its launch in 2016 the Timber Trade Portal has updated its country profiles and other background information. Each profile provides extensive country specific information on both timber industry and related timber legislation. The complete Timber Trade Portal is now also available in French for our francophone readers.
The republic of Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) definitively adopted law n° 33-2020 on a new forest code on July 8, 2020. This new law is under discussion since 2018 and was still under debate in the National Assembly in April 2020. The new forest code introduces new concepts like certification, verification of legality, consideration of riversides communities, deforestation and reforestation, the fight against climate change, carbon credits, etc.
在签署 VPA 一年后，越南与欧盟签署自由贸易协议
Vietnam’s National Assembly ratified a free trade agreement with the European Union on Monday 8 June 2020. This will have a significant impact on the development of the timber export industry and provides Vietnam with an incentive to implement its timber legality assurance system.
In April 2020, the Committee of Natural Resources, Property and Land Regulations in the Duma (the Parliament of Russia) proposed an innovative bill intended "to make the forest industry absolutely transparent”, according to Deputy Chairman Nikolay Nikolaev. The move aims to improve regulations related to the timber trade, and to tackle wood trafficking, but it also affects aspects of forest control. Public discussion of the proposal was initiated earlier in February.
The Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) recently published the Technical Note N° 04/2020 that offers detailed guidance on authorizations and mandatory licenses for the export of timber and timber products. Through this new Technical Note, IBAMA demonstrates environmental control throughout the whole supply chain of timber and timber products.