Interesting Snippets


Monday, 12 March 2018
Conservation is important to local grower

Local GrowerForestry has a bright future in Africa with a potential to create employment opportunities for local communities those are the words of Barry Cole is a timber farmer in Sutherland, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. read more …


Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Christmas Message: By Chris Burchmore - FSC Regional Director - Africa

FSC Africa TeamThe year 2017 was a very busy and fruitful one for FSC Africa and culminated into the 8th FSC General Assembly in Vancouver, Canada. read more …


Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Informal meeting with stakeholders around M65

First days of the FSC 08th General Assembly have been a great opportunity to discuss – maybe for the first time for all Congo Basin stakeholders together - specific issues related to Congo Basin forests, especially around Intact Forest Landscapes (IFLs), Motion 65 implementation at the sub-regional level and next milestones to be taken. 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 …



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