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A brief of the project

The ITTO project PD493/07 Rev.1 (F) on “Strengthening Capacity of Forest Law Enforcement and Governance in Cambodia” was the outcomes of pre-project 128/06 Rev.1 (F). It was approved in June 2007 in Accra, Ghana and funded by the Governments of Japan, U.S.A, Australia and Republic of Korea through ITTO (International Tropical Timber Organization).

The project has contributed to the implementation of the government’s policy platform in combating illegal logging, forest clearing and land encroachment through the improvement of capacity of human resource and the upgrading of operational methodologies to ensure effective monitoring and documentation of illegal forest practices, effective judicial processing, and effective extension of measures to stakeholders. The project’s main characteristics are institutional capacity building through increased facilities and training. Project technical reports and guidelines published by the project can be downloaded from “Documents”and “Publications” .

Project timeframe: January 2009-June 2012

Executing Agency: Forestry Administration

Address: # 40 Preah Norodom Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

For more information:

Mr. Eang Savet
Project Coordinator
Forestry Administration
Mobile Phone: 855-12-915372
Tel/Fax: 855-23-212201
Email: savet2003@yahoo.com

Dr. Hwan Ok Ma
Project Manager
Reforestation and Forest Management
International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)
Yokohama, Japan
Tel: (81-45) 223-1110
Fax: (81-45) 223-1111
Email: ma@itto.int