Interesting Snippets

Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Seeing 2020: why the forestry industry must strive for gender equality

Gender (© FSC GD)© FSC GDIn this guest special, Chairperson of the FSC International Board of Directors, Rulita Wijayaningdyah describes her first-hand experience of gender equality, and inequality, in the forestry industry. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Training opportunities for stakeholders in 2017

Consultation (© FSC GB)© FSC GBThere will be many exciting training opportunities available for interested stakeholders throughout 2017. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
New law to halt illegal logging in Mozambique

mozamAs part of efforts to protect the country’s hardwood forests, the Mozambican parliament unanimously passed a bill that will ban the export of unprocessed timber logs. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
New FSC Africa members platform available

Consultation (© FSC GB)© FSC GBDuring our 2016 members meeting in Johannesburg, our members asked us to create more platforms and opportunities to improve communication between different chambers and also create a more unified Africa membership base. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
FSC and the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

Global partnership logoFSC joined the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration in 2016. In 2017, FSC is taking an exciting step to participate in the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration, which aims to restore 150 million hectares of the world’s deforested and degraded land by 2020 and 350 million hectares by 2030. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Advancing SDG Implementation through Forest Certification

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICA year after the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted, implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) it introduced has gained momentum. read more …

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