Southern Africa Updates


Saturday, 14 October 2017
National Risk Assessment (NRA) for South Africa is open for Public Consultation

Controlled Wood claims allow uncertified materials to be used in products with FSC “Mix” labels read more …


Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Pilot FSC awareness course for BWI affiliate trade unions in Southern Africa

Workshop AttendeesFSC Africa in partnership with the Builders and Workers International (BWI) Africa Middle East Region hosted an FSC training session in Durban, South Africa on 13 -15 September 2017. read more …


Tuesday, 03 October 2017
National Risk Assessment – South Africa

The South African National Risk Assessment (NRA) process began in early 2017 with the establishment of a NRA Working Group read more …


Sunday, 19 November 2017
Implementation of transaction verification and fibre testing in the charcoal supply chain

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICConfirmation of inaccuracies in the charcoal supply chain will lead to mandatory transaction verification and fibre testing starting in quarter four of 2017 read more …


Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Local Learnings and Global Transformation

Dr David EverardThe FSC priority project: ‘Streamline the Normative Framework’ was initiated in early 2017 to develop and test tools that incorporate principles of risk management into the development and revision processes of normative documents read more …


Thursday, 12 October 2017
FSC Africa Stories

Read about the journey of the South African Forestry Company (SAFCOL) 20 years journey of their Komatiland Forests (KLF) operations being FSC certified and howFSC certified Bushblok assist with cheetah conservation in Namibia read more …



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