Forests Monitor

Abbreviation 
FM
Actor Type 
Facilitator

Forests Monitor (FM) is an international NGO that works to increase transparency and accountability of the forestry sector in order to improve governance and management of the world’s forests. It investigates and monitors the timber industry, provides training in forest monitoring and law enforcement, and is piloting alternative models for forest management, focusing in particular on community-based forestry and community forest monitoring. FM is based in the UK and maintains an office in the Republic of Congo.