Black Market Rises for Moldovan Forest Leases

Padure-Nimoreni-4-ha-mesteceniOlga Ceaglei for Rise Moldova: Huge swaths of forestland are being leased to companies by the Moldsilva, the agency that manages Moldova’s forests. However, those leases are, in turn, being subleased for much more on the black market.

[Reporting sponsored by The Reva and David Logan Foundation.]

Photo Credit: Iurie Sanduta