Congo Basin Updates


Sunday, 13 October 2019
On the trail of Gabon’s forest elephants :

Forest elephants at CEB Precious Woods FSC certified concessions (© All rights reserved to owner)© All rights reserved to ownerA vivid account from one of FSC International staff visiting the Congo Basin read more …


Wednesday, 31 July 2019
In the Congo, people-centric businesses drive change

north congoThe forests of the Congo Basin constitute the second largest area of dense tropical forests in the world, after the Amazon. read more …


Tuesday, 03 October 2017
INTACT FOREST LANDSCAPES: towards a Regional Guideline on High Conservation Values (HCV) and an acceptable solution for all the parties

HCV-RWG MembersHCV-RWG MembersThanks to PPECF-COMIFAC and WWF-US support, the FSC Congo Basin Office started in 2015 to develop a Regional Guideline to identify, manage, and monitor High Conservation Values (HCV) from the Congo Basin forests.Thanks to PPECF-COMIFAC and WWF-US support, the FSC Congo Basin Office started in 2015 to develop a Regional Guideline to identify, manage, and monitor High Conservation Values (HCV) from the Congo Basin forests. read more …


Thursday, 01 August 2019
In the Congo Basin, FSC trains indigenous peoples to protect their rights [b][/b]

Training in progress (© Nathalie Bouville)© Nathalie BouvilleThe Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is currently conducting a pioneering training programme for indigenous peoples of the Congo Basin.[b][/b] read more …


Tuesday, 03 July 2018
FSC exhibits at the 2018 Gabon Wood Show

FSC at Gabon Woodshow – Gabon Wood Show 2018The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Africa was of the exhibitors at the 2018 Gabon Wood, Woodworking & Forestry Show. read more …


Tuesday, 03 July 2018
FSC engages with key stakeholders on adding value to the forestry sector in Congo Basin

FSC Business Encounter – FSC Business EncounterOn 19 June 2018, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Congo Basin office in partnership with FSC Netherlands hosted a Business Encounter in Gabon. read more …



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