An investigation into merbau wood flooring sales in the UK. This briefing is the findings of detailed research carried out in August & September 2008 to uncover whether merbau flooring on sale in the UK could be proven to have come from legal sources. It also looks at whether adequate information was available to consumers. […]
Organised environmental crime poses a growing threat, yet remains a low priority for the enforcement community. This report shows the scale and impacts of environmental crime and calls for strong political will to tackle it as a matter of urgency.
The need for effective enforcement to combat the Asian Big Cat skin trade. This briefing describes undercover work in China in June 2008 when EIA found 14 shops offering Asian big cat skins for sale, including 9 whole snow leopard skins, 13 whole leopard skins, 5 pieces of leopard skin trim, and a whole tiger […]
This report exposes how corruption and collusion at all stages of the justice system, from the police and prosecutors to judges, conspires to ensure that the main culprits behind illegal logging in Vietnam remain at liberty.