Liberia: Holding the Line
We reveal how all of Liberia’s large logging contracts are illegal on multiple counts
DRC Timber Trade Tracker
Our digital tracking tool shows timber exports from DRC considered illegal or high risk onto international markets. Data is updated on a quarterly basis.
How Japan’s voluntary approach is failing to stop the trade in illegal timber
Millions of people live in forests and depend on them for almost everything. Hear from communities taking a stand against deforestation.
The Perfect Crime
In his TEDx talk, Global Witness Co-Founder Patrick Alley sought to unravel the myth that chopping down rainforests is a good thing for countries that are rich in forests but otherwise poor.
Independent Forest Monitoring (IFM)
Forests have continued to degrade and disappear for decades despite numerous efforts to protect them. One of the elements undermining such efforts is poor governance. Addressing this is essential to protecting the remaining forests from destruction.