Southern Africa Updates


Thursday, 05 December 2019
South Africa spotlight on voluntary sustainability standards

Pannelists of the conference – Panellists: Dr Achna Negi, Professor inInternational Trade, Nehru University, India, Lorena Jaramillo Castro, UNCTAD,Sixolile Ngcobo, Commission on Gender Equality, South AfricaOur Marketing Manager, Gerard Busse recently attended the South African Initiative on Voluntary Sustainability Standards Conference held in Pretoria earlier this month. read more …


Tuesday, 26 November 2019
National Forest Management Standard for the Republic of Namibia is Approved

Namibian bushThe Forest Stewardship Council is proud to announce the launch of a comprehensive new standard for responsible forest management in Namibia read more …


Monday, 14 October 2019
New Marketing and Communication Manager joins FSC Southern Africa team

Gerard Busse (© All rights reserved to owner)© All rights reserved to ownerGerard Busse is our new Marketing Manager read more …


Friday, 02 August 2019
Amathole, on top of the world after 20 years of certification

Amathole montainsMuch has changed at Amathole Forestry Company (Pty)Ltd (AFC) over the past 20 years, but one thing has been constant: it has retained its FSC Forest Management certification throughout this time. read more …


Thursday, 01 August 2019
FSC®-certified charcoal from Namibia helps root out invasive species

Namibian bushFSC-certified charcoalfrom Namibia exported to Europe consists exclusively of thorn bushes. The invasive species threatens the natural ecosystem there. read more …


Thursday, 06 December 2018
South Africa National Forest Management Standard

NFSS and Risk Assessment for South Africa – Documentsavailable for download read more …



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