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Fern is looking for a creative and diligent person to complete a short project to capture and present Fern’s history,

August 14, 2018
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We are looking for a Partner and General Finance Officer to provide strong and professional support to the organisati

August 10, 2018
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Photos by Indra Van Gisbergen.

Madeleine Ngeunga
July 31, 2018
Photo Story
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Civil society explains how the EU can help protect forests and forest people rights

July 25, 2018
Film
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July 11, 2018
Forest Watch
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Cocoa is crucial to Ghana’s economy, but is also a significant driver of deforestation.

July 10, 2018
Briefing Note
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Concerned residents of Tartu, Estonia, have pulled off a rare victory: Estonia’s government h

Nicole Gerard
July 10, 2018
Blog
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Concerned residents of Tartu, Estonia, have pulled off a rare victory: Estonia’s government has announced it will end…
Nicole Gerard
July 10, 2018
Blog
The EU’s new bioenergy policy is driven by vested interests not evidence, writes Linde Zuidema. “I want the European…
Linde Zuidema
June 21, 2018
Blog
On May 29, European NGOs, including Fern, sent an open letter to the EU Commission for Agriculture Phil Hogan to make…
May 29, 2018
Statement
Negotiations around the timber trade deal between Honduras and the European Union show how diverse interests can be…
Isolda Arita
May 11, 2018
Blog
To avoid catastrophic climate change all sectors of the economy need to radically and rapidly reduce greenhouse gas…
April 30, 2018
Statement
Civil society leaders helping to halt the trade in illegal timber and illegal deforestation came to Europe in March…
April 24, 2018
Statement
On April 25, European and international NGOs send an open letter to the European Commission calling for the EU to put…
April 24, 2018
Statement
Cocoa is crucial to Ghana’s economy, but is also a significant driver of deforestation.
July 10, 2018
Briefing Note
The struggle against climate change must also be a battle to protect and restore land a
July 10, 2018
Briefing Note
This report provides an overview and analysis of the means by which a number of “global public bads” associated with
Duncan Brack with Michael Wolosin
June 26, 2018
Report
The purpose of this discussion paper, which draws on a detailed Fern report as well as an analysis we will soon be pu
June 25, 2018
Briefing Note
This rapid scoping of the Food and Agricultural Organisation Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Te
June 22, 2018
Report
2017 was a year in which extreme weather events pushed climate to the top of many people's agenda.
June 19, 2018
Annual Report
Forests in Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, all members of the Mercosur trade bloc, are being destroyed on an epic sca
May 26, 2018
Briefing Note
VISION

Fern seeks a world in which environmental, social and economic justice is fully integrated at all levels and people have a voice in decisions affecting their lives and livelihoods.

MISSION

Fern’s mission is to achieve greater environmental and social justice, focusing on forests and forest peoples’ rights in the policies and practices of the European Union.

VALUES

In striving to achieve its mission, Fern aims to be: collaborative, evidence-based, independent, challenging and inclusive.