VERIFOR Briefing Papers

Briefing papers

Developmental Impacts of Verification Systems in the Forest Sector

Briefing papers | November 2006 | Kate Schreckenberg and Neil Bird

Covers both the direct impacts of the verification process itself and those indirect impacts arising from the use of the products of the verification process.   To-date, there has been much less consideration of the developmental impacts of proposed...


On Independence in Verification Work

Briefing papers | April 2006 | David Brown and Josephine Tucker

The issue of independence goes to the heart of the questions: ‘who is verification for?’ What constituencies should it serve? How can it be given credibility?