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Thursday, 01 August 2019
A new milestone for FSC in Eastern Africa: UTGA (Uganda Timber Growers Association ) obtains the first group scheme certificate in Uganda.

Assessment in progress (© FSC)© FSCOn May 24th,2019, after a three-year journey, UTGA (Uganda Timber Growers Association) obtained the first FSC Group scheme certification in Uganda. It is the first group scheme for plantations in the sub region. read more …


Thursday, 01 August 2019
MTO Group takes stock of over 20 years of FSC certification

MTO plantation (© MTO)© MTOThe MTO Group’s Cape plantations in South Africa celebrates more than 20 years of FSC Forest Management certification. read more …


Friday, 09 November 2018
Invitation for Tender

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICConsultants to submit Expressions of Interest read more …


Tuesday, 25 September 2018
From the Africa Director : the potential of Forest Landscape Restoration

Steve BallI spent the last week of August at back to back conferences in Nairobi on the topic of Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) which is the modern jargon for planting trees (and much more too). read more …


Tuesday, 25 September 2018
Tanzania publishes its FSC National Forest Stewardship Standards

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICTanzania have become the second African country to publish its FSC National Forest Stewardship Standards based on the latest version of the FSC Principles & Criteria. read more …


Tuesday, 25 September 2018
LevasFlor looking to expand beyond Mozambique

Levsflor – Levasflor MozambiqueLevasFlor, an FSC Certified company operating out of Mozambique, is planning to expand their market to Europe and South Africa by 2020. The company founded in 2006 operates a forest concession of 46 000 hectares of Miombo woodlands in Sofala Province. read more …



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