Last Modified: 2013/06/04
Public Procurement Policies for Legal and Sustainable Timber: How to Strengthen Japan's Policy
| Vol. / Issue: Number 07|
|Author: Scheyvens, Henry and Lopez-Casero, Federico|
|Policy Brief | 2008/03 | Language: English|
|Publisher: IGES(Hayama) | Copyright: IGES|
This policy brief includes a comparative analysis between Japan's public timber procurement policy and those of several European countries. In addition to identifying a set of elements that public timber procurement policies must include to favour legal and sustainable timber, it provides recommendations for further strengthening Japan's policy on public timber procurement.