IFM in Cambodia (1999-2003)
Global Witness was appointed the official independent monitor of Cambodia's forestry sector in 1999 and played this role until 2003.
IFM in Cameroon (2000-2005)
Cameroon's nearly 22 million hectares of forests are disappearing at an alarming rate.
IFM in Nicaragua
Despite having emerged from the conflict that affected the country for many years, Nicaragua still suffers from poverty, corruption and inequity.
IFM in Honduras
Over half of Honduras, the third poorest country in Latin America, is covered by forests. The country relies heavily on external aid and suffers from a drastically unequal distribution of income.
A Guide to Independent Forest Monitoring (IFM)
The definitive guide to IFM for governments, donors, and NGOs.
Exploring credibility gaps in Voluntary Partnership Agreements
A review of independent forest monitoring initiatives and lessons to learn.
D.R. CongoBriefing Document
Feasibility Study on Independent Forest Monitoring in the DR Congo
Global Witness conducted a three month Feasibility Study on Independent Forest Monitoring (IFM) in the DR Congo, from August to October 2007.
Global Witness launches Guide to Independent Forest Monitoring (IFM)
Global Witness today launches 'A Guide to Independent Forest Monitoring', the definitive guide to IFM for governments, donors, and NGOs, based on its pioneering work in Cambodia and Cameroon.