Congo Basin Updates


Tuesday, 27 July 2021
So, what is Focus Forest exactly?

Gabon Forest cover (© FSC Africa)© FSC AfricaA passionate and exciting debate is going on in FSC about the best way to ensure robust stewardship of the forests of the world. read more …


Thursday, 15 July 2021
A better future for forests, WWF launches the Forests Forward Program!

Forests Forward WWF (© FSC Congo Basin)© FSC Congo BasinWorld Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) has a long history of engaging with forest owners, managers, and timber markets on responsible forest management, promoting a new generation of sustainable timber plantations, restoring forest landscapes, and supporting forest-based interventions for wildlife and freshwater climate and people. read more …


Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Knowledge building and promotion of a lesser-known species, the project: GOMBE BY CBG

Gombe by CBG (© Wale/CBG)© Wale/CBGThe global target of this project supported by the PPECF is to guarantee the economic viability of an abundant species allowing the survival of responsible management systems in Central Africa. The diversification of species to be offered on the markets is becoming a necessity. read more …


Saturday, 01 May 2021
How FSC Congo Basin is working to Certify 15 million Hectares of Gabon’s Forest Concessions

Logo Albert II Foundation – Logo FondationThe Government of Gabon has issued a groundbreaking decision to certify 100% of Gabonese forest concessions to FSC Standards. This project is supported through a grant from the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation. read more …


Wednesday, 28 April 2021
FSC Congo Basin launches an environmental awareness campaign in Libreville, Gabon

Educational Environment GabonIn April 2021, the regional office of FSC Congo Basin in Gabon and the consulting firm TEREA have jointly organized environmental education sessions in the elementary school Gros Bouquet 1 in Libreville, Gabon. read more …


Wednesday, 28 April 2021
FSC Congo Basin celebrates International Forest Day in Gabon

International Day of Forest 2021 Gabon – George Akwah, Coordinator FSC Congo Basin plants an Okoume. (© FSC)© FSCOn the occasion of the celebration of the International Day of Forests, March 27, 2021, the regional office of FSC Congo Basin, represented by Mr. George Akwah Neba, coordinator of FSC Congo Basin, and Ms. Nathalie Bouville, FSC Africa Communication Manager, took part in a planting activity. read more …



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