State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine — latest ecology news

Prosecutors reveal large-scale and systemic offenses against the forest fund
Prosecutors reveal large-scale and systemic offenses against the forest fund

Therefore, there are doubts about the effectiveness of the forest reform, which is currently being carried out

Director General of Forests of Ukraine headed illegal logging and corruption in the industry – investigation
Director General of Forests of Ukraine headed illegal logging and corruption in the industry – investigation

According to the investigators, the situation in the forest industry only worsens every year

Ministry of Ecology approved forest destruction for amber extraction in Rivne region – UPG ecologists
Ministry of Ecology approved forest destruction for amber extraction in Rivne region – UPG ecologists

Ecoactivists are already preparing an appeal to the ministry on this issue

Forestry reform: corruption is being centralized, logging is being increased many times over
Forestry reform: corruption is being centralized, logging is being increased many times over

As part of the reform, the government seeks to increase profits from the sale of wood

Experts name top 6 reasons for illegal logging not related to war
Experts name top 6 reasons for illegal logging not related to war

They emphasized that the negative impact of large-scale invasion on biodiversity extends far beyond the front lines

Head of the State Forestry Agency accused of inefficiency
Head of the State Forestry Agency accused of inefficiency

In 2023, forest protection workers discovered 96 cases of illegal logging with a total volume of 72 m3

Forestry managers will be forced to pay for illegal logging out of their own pockets
Forestry managers will be forced to pay for illegal logging out of their own pockets

The State Forestry Agency has already developed a comprehensive road map for detinization of the market

The government appointed Viktor Smal as the head of the State Forest Resources Agency
The government appointed Viktor Smal as the head of the State Forest Resources Agency

Smal temporarily performed the duties of the head of the State Forestry Agency from May 2023

We plant billioN and lose billioNS: how the Ministry of Environment protects the forest fund
We plant billioN and lose billioNS: how the Ministry of Environment protects the forest fund

War has been added to corruption, which systematically destroys forests, and the ministry remains aloof

The State Forestry Agency responded to the scandalous report of the investigative commission
The State Forestry Agency responded to the scandalous report of the investigative commission

The State Forestry Agency stated that the conclusions of the TSC do not correspond to reality

How the energy crisis will hit nature with an ax and what can expect
How the energy crisis will hit nature with an ax and what can expect

The majority of Ukrainians feel the problems of the energy sector themselves and are freezing in their own homes