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Friday, 19 March 2021
FSC Congo Basin is looking for a Consultant fluent in Mandarin in Gabon

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Tuesday, 16 March 2021
World Water Day - 22 March, 2021 : What does water mean to you?

World Water Day, March 22nd, 2021 (© WWF/Robb Tarr)© WWF/Robb TarrAn exclusive interview with Dr David Lindley from World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) South Africa, by Gerard Busse, Marketing Manager, Forest Stewardship Council South Africa read more …

Thursday, 11 March 2021
Celebrating International Day of Forests on 21 March 2021 - Forest Restoration – everyone has a role to play

Mac Mac Falls - International Day of Forests – The iconic Mac Mac Falls, an ecotourism conservationarea  within the boundary of the SAFCOLTweefontein Plantation, Mpumalanga, South Africa   (© @SAFCOL)© @SAFCOL2021 marks the start of the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration which aims to prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide. The intended outcome is to increase eco-logical resilience and productivity by putting trees and forests back into degraded forest landscapes at a massive scale. It is thus no surprise that the theme this year for the United Nation’s International Day of Forests on the 21 March 2021 is “Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being”. (FAO 2021) read more …

Monday, 01 February 2021
Celebrating Wetlands in South Africa and their contribution to water resource management

wetlands water lilies (© A KZN Wetland – courtesy WWF-SA)© A KZN Wetland – courtesy WWF-SAAs we celebrate World Wetlands Day on 02 February, let us reflect on the 2021 theme “Wetlands and Water”, which highlights the contribution of wetlands to the quantity and quality of freshwater on our planet. read more …

Thursday, 28 January 2021
Publication of the FSC Kenya Interim National Standard

Kenya INS – Kenya Forest  (© Kenya Forest Service)© Kenya Forest ServiceThe effective date of the standard is 01 May 2021. read more …

Thursday, 14 January 2021
New Certification Advisor for FSC Congo Basin

Esteban Toja (© @toja)© @tojaArrival of Esteban Toja in the FSC Congo Basin staff read more …

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