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EIA responds to criticism of Crossroads report

EIA responds to criticism of Crossroads report

LONDON: The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), a London-based international NGO, strongly refutes allegations concerning its recent report into illicit trade in timber between Laos and Vietnam made by a Vietnamese…

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Mass ivory burning shows the way ahead

Mass ivory burning shows the way ahead

EIA calls for the destruction of all black market ivory KENYA: As several tonnes of contraband ivory went up in smoke, the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) called for all…

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Moritorium-breaker KLK in the hot spot

Moritorium-breaker KLK in the hot spot

New evidence indicates illegal land burning in ‘protected’ forest   LONDON: On June 16, 2011, the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and Telapak exposed how a Malaysian-owned plantation firm breached Indonesian…

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'Rogue traders' in timber smuggling exposed

'Rogue traders' in timber smuggling exposed

Environment groups name two kingpins in illegal international trade   THE Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and Telapak today (August 5, 2010) name two of the kingpins in Indonesia profiteering from…

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EU ban on illegal timber is passed

EU ban on illegal timber is passed

Important first step towards shutting down the timber barons must now be backed up with stiff penalties   THE European Parliament has today (Wednesday) voted overwhelmingly for legislation to ban…

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