News and topics around our activities

Thursday, 30 April 2020
Kenya embarks in the FSC Interim National Standard to reinforce the responsible management of its forests,

Kenya INS – Working group and soil association working on the Kenya INS (© Erick Ogallo)© Erick OgalloA key step towards responsible forest management in Kenya read more …

Thursday, 30 April 2020
Update on the National Forest Stewardship Standards in the Congo Basin

SDG Group in GabonNational Standards close to being approved read more …

Thursday, 30 April 2020
A Study to Assess the Economic Impact of IFLs in the Congo Basin

Congo Basin forest (© FSC international)© FSC internationalWhat is the impact in the Congo Basin of the FSC rules for protecting Intact Forest Landscapes (IFL)? read more …

Thursday, 30 April 2020
From Bush to Charcoal: the Greenest Charcoal Comes from Namibia

Charcoal worker on farm (© N.Bouville)© N.BouvilleFaced with extreme climate conditions, Namibian farmers have learnt to diversify their activities, especially by producing FSC certified charcoal read more …

Monday, 27 April 2020
Covid-19 update for Certification Bodies

Audit assessment in Namibia (© FSC)© FSCGiven the developments around the global outbreak of COVID-19 and the extensive travel restrictions, we have adjusted our requirements. read more …

Tuesday, 21 April 2020
Thoughts on Responsible forest management in a Post-COVID-19 era in the Congo Basin.

Emmanuel Groutel – Portrait  (© @Wale)© @WaleFor the last few weeks, nature's sounds can be heard again in cities, forests and natural settings are rediscovered. Many speculate about how the world will be different when the covid19 crisis is over. Environmental concerns will be at the forefront of policies. Will it really? Won't all those good intentions soon be forgotten? read more …

© Forest Stewardship Council® · FSC® F000100