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International Tropical Timber Agreement (ITTA)
Colchester M., (1990), "The international tropical timber organization: Kill or cure for the rainforests?", Ecologist, 20:5, 166-173.
Abstract: Under the International Tropical Timber Agreement signed in November 1983, the aims of the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) were to promote the trade in tropical timber, to encourage the sustainable use and conservation of tropical forests and their genetic resources and to maintain the ecological balance. The conflict between the roles of promoting the timber trade and conservation is discussed with respect to the attitudes of non-governmental organizations and the World Bank. It is argued that sustained yield logging is not a feasible achievement, in the light of the ITTO 'Target 2000' announcement made in 1990, whereby all trade in tropical timber was to be supplied from sustainable logging by the year 2000. Trade regulation and the issue of forest peoples rights are considered. The future of the ITTO is examined. 

Flejzor L. (2005), "Reforming the International Tropical Timber Agreement", Review of European Community & International Environmental Law, 14, 19-27. 

Rose C. (1987), "International Tropical Timber Agreement", Environmental Conservation, 14, 79-80.