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Logs of War

The Timber Trade and Armed Conflict

  • Fafo-report 379
  • Fafo-report 379

'Conflict timber' is a new term, coined by a UN sanctions panel of experts in 2001. But conflict timber is not a new phenomenon. In The Logs of War, Global Witness, the London-based investigative and campaigning NGO, has produced a comprehensive and disturbing analysis of the ways in which the tropical timber industry has helped sustain armed conflict and what can be done about it. The report was commissioned by PICCR as part of the Economies of Conflict research project, which examines the links between certain private sector activity and armed conflict.

Financial support for Economies of Conflict has been provided by the Government of Norway.

  • Publisert: 10. februar 2002
  • Ordrenr. 379
  • ISBN
    ISBN 82-7422-362-4ISSN 0801-6143