It’s the Fault of the Individual, Not The System
Bambang Hendroyono, Secretary-General at the Environment and Forestry Ministry:
THE online Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) should have been a breakthrough in the prevention of decades-old illegal logging in Indonesia’s forests. The application-based independent reporting, covering work plans and timber exports, means the legality of sold timber can be traced. But the cutting-edge system’s vulnerabilities can still be exploited throughout the up to downstream processes.
Foul play in the timber industr...