Briefing Document / Aug. 20, 2009

Correspondence betweeen Global Witness and Samling

In July Global Witness alleged that Samling, a company with a history of illegal logging, was linked to three companies bidding for forestry management contracts in Liberia. In reponse to these allegations, Samling wrote to Global Witness, refuting the allegations. Download their letter and our reponse below.

Go to main Samling page on Global Witness website

Read the original press release.

Read the subsequent press release and the full rebuttal to a joint statment by the three companies.


Global Witness response
Samling letter to Global Witness