Responsible Timber Trade Fair – Ghana

A unique international event BVRio is organizing the first international timber trade fair dedicated to promoting the trade of 100% legal and certified timber. The Responsible Timber Trade Fair will connect buyers and sellers of legal and certified timber products, focusing on West African timber. The event will be held in Accra, Ghana, 28 February – 2[…]


2017 PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue

  This Thursday 16 November, BVRio will present the Responsible Timber Exchange at the 2017 PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue, which is held in Helsinki, Finland. The 2017 PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue will bring together forest sector stakeholders, leading technology providers, innovators and sustainability experts to exchange views on what’s needed, what’s working and where are the opportunities for scaling up application.    […]


Reverse Logistics Credits Model at the Global Social Business Summit 2017

  This Wednesday, 8 November 2017, BVRio will present the “Reverse Logistics Credits: a social and environmental innovation to address urban waste and recycling in Brazil” at the GSBS Academia Conference, in Paris. The conference is hosted by Yunus Centre and Grameen Creative Lab. The GSBS Academia Conference takes place on 8th and 9th of November[…]

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Brazilian REDD+ Alliance presents Integrated REDD+ concept at COP23

Wednesday November 8, the Brazilian REDD+ Alliance will promote at COP23 the parallel event “Reframing REDD+ in Brazil: a long term solution to address deforestation and promote the sustainable development” – Presenting a public-private REDD+ regime in Brazil and synergies with future carbon markets, such as the SDM and CORSIA/ICAO.   In the event, the Brazilian REDD+[…]

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Aliança REDD+ Brasil apresenta conceito de REDD+ Integrado na COP23

Rio de Janeiro, 5 Novembro 2017 – Quarta-feira 8 de novembro, a Aliança REDD+ Brasil promoverá na COP 23 o evento paralelo “Reframing REDD+ in Brazil: a long term solution to address deforestation and promote the sustainable development” (Reestruturando o REDD+ no Brasil: uma solução de longo prazo para monitorar o desmatamento e promover o desenvolvimento sustentável). No evento, a Aliança[…]


BVRio announces 2020 Goals at “Sustainable Wood for a Sustainable World”

Rio de Janeiro, 1 November 2017 – Yesterday, BVRio announced its 2020 targets at the “Sustainable Wood for a Sustainable World” Global Meeting, held in the FAO headquarters, in Rome, Italy. The “Sustainable Wood for a Sustainable World” Global Meeting is set up to promote the benefits from sustainable wood value chains to sustainable development and highlighting the issues affecting their[…]

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New version of BVRio Due Diligence and Risk Assessment System

Washington, 18 October 2017 – Today, BVRio launched the new version of it’s Due Diligence and Risk Assessment System at the “Forest Legality Initiative Week 2017“. A powerful new system and functionalities   1) Conduct timber due diligence following EU TR regulation 2) Supply chain map and assessment of timber lots   3) Risk assessment of suppliers and supply chain[…]

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PUBLICATION: Practical Guide to Conducting Due Diligence of Tropical Timber Products

Practical Guide to Conducting Due Diligence of Tropical Timber Products Rio de Janeiro, 12 October 2017 – Today, BVRio published a practical guide to facilitate conducting Due Diligence of tropical timber products. The objective of the guide is to summarise the main documents that need to be collected, and how to interpret them, in order to conduct due diligence of timber[…]


Lançamento do Portal do Código Florestal – Entrevista com Roberta del Giudice

Hoje, 10 de Outubro 2017 será lançado virtualmente o Portal do Código Florestal, uma ferramenta vinculada ao Observatório do Código Florestal, desenvolvida para informar, refletir, promover a transparência e contribuir no monitoramento da implantação da Lei Florestal Brasileira. O Portal do Código Florestal é uma plataforma online desenvolvida por BVRio e o Observatório do Código Florestal[…]


BVRio no Workshop Internacional de Mogno Africano

São Paulo, 6 Outubro 2017 – BVRio estará presente, hoje, na 7ª edição do Workshop Internacional de Mogno Africano, em São Paulo, para apresentar a plataforma da Bolsa de Madeira Responsável aos principais profissionais e empreendedores de madeira no Brasil. O Workshop Internacional de Mogno Africano acontece no Espaço Fit Eventos, São Paulo. O Workshop[…]