Selected News - Africa
Eastern and Southern African countries announce groundbreaking move to curb regional illegal timber trade
Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique and Madagascar will jointly combat illegal timber trade in ...
Deforestation and illegal timber trade top WWF’s agenda at XIV World Forestry Congress
WWF is challenging participants to take bold actions to stop deforestation.
Republic of Congo is among top 10 countries worldwide with largest FSC certified area
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification scheme is gaining momentum in Central Africa.
WWF France and Rougier to jointly advance responsible forest management and trade
WWF and Rougier entered a three-year strategic collaboration focused on advancing sustainable ...
Largest forest concession in the Congo Basin receives FSC certification
The largest contiguous forest concession in the tropics is now FSC certified.
GFTN FY14 Annual Report
WWF/GFTN's 2014 Annual Report reflects upon the achievements of the programme, and the multitude of ...
Community forests in Gabon open economic pathways for locals, but future remains uncertain
A joint Nature Plus-WWF project called DACEFI has paved the way for community forestry to grow in ...
Trees, cows, sugar and 4 million people: water security in the uMngeni river basin
A New Generations Plantation (NGP) study tour to uMngeni basin in South Africa looked at how the ...
Research review: The impact of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification
A literature review of studies examining the environmental, social and governance impact of FSC ...
FSC proves resilience, paves way for a stronger future
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)’s General Assembly proved that the multi-stakeholder ...