Category Archives: FOREST PEOPLE

300% INCREASE IN FSC-CERTIFIED FOREST IN TANZANIA

82,000 hectares of community-managed forest now secured under Forest Stewardship Council certification
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FSC-CERTIFICATION STOPS THE ‘BLEEDING’ FROM TANZANIA’S FORESTS

Communities are beginning to realize the benefit of conserving their forests and putting a leash on illegal trade in timber
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PICTURES FROM FSC AFRICAN BLACKWOOD HARVEST IN KILWA, TANZANIA

African blackwood and other species harvested from Liwiti and Nainokwe under responsible FSC conditions
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HOW WOULD YOU FEEL IF YOUR HOME WAS BEING DESTROYED?

Video to be shown at opening of International Year of the Forests
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700% EXPANSION OF FSC CERTIFIED FORESTS IN TANZANIA

Forest dependent people stand to gain from increase of FSC forests from 2,420 to 17,151 hectares.
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