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Certification support material for Smallholders

Proforest produced FSC guidance for smallholders and Community Forestry operations.

ProForest has collaborated with the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) to develop a package of FSC-endorsed user-friendly information on topics of importance to smallholders and communities.

The material is designed to be used by small forest owners associations, NGOs, foresters, local governments, certification bodies, FSC National Initiatives and group certification managers – indeed by anyone working to support community forestry and small forest operations to improve their forest management and to obtain FSC certification.

The information consists of:

Five case studies on small or community operations:

Published 20.01.2009