Selected News - Africa
Viewpoint: WWF & CDP perspectives on halting deforestation
WWF's Rod Taylor and CDP's Katie McCoy share their views.
WWF and Rougier take stock on the progress made after one year of collaboration to promote responsible forest management
An update on Rougier and WWF's collaboration one year after initiation.
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 ...