Ensuring forests for the future
Turing over a new leaf
Within these landsapes WWF works to ensure countries have scientifically based and representative networks of well-managed protected areas, which are sustainably financed, ensure effective participation of local communities and provide social and economic benefits, and in addition, establish initiatives that support responsible forest management and trade.
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Global Forest and Trade Network
Learn more about our work with the Global Forest and Trade Network...
Investors ready for forest carbon market if Copenhagen and countries supply certainty
A survey of investors with approximately US$7 trillion of assets under management has shown ...
The Faces of GFTN: Lydia Gaskell
Lydia Gaskell serves as the GFTN-Australia Manager, assisting committed Australian companies in ...
WWF, GFTN and ITC Join Hands to Promote Sustainable Forestry
ITC is the first amongst companies in India that have passed the rigorous criteria for being a part ...
Three more join WWF’s Global Forest and Trade Network
Khai Vy Corporation, Tri Tin Company Ltd., and Duc Nhan Corporation, all timber companies, were ...
Pulp giant APP set to assault Sumatra orangutan sanctuary
A massive logging operation planned by Asian Pulp & Paper and the Sinar Mas Group (APP/SMG) and ...
Asia Pulp & Paper/Sinar Mas Group Set to Destroy Orangutan Reintroduction Site, Critical Tiger Forest
A massive logging operation planned by one of the world’s largest paper companies will destroy ...
SWITCH-Sustainable and Responsible Trade Promoted to Wood Processing SMEs through Forest and Trade Networks in China, India and Vietnam
Asia is now the location of the world’s fastest growing economic development in the world. Rapid ...
Certified Chinese forest reaches million hectares
Forests owned by members of the Chinese chapter of WWF's Global Forest & Trade Network (GFTN) ...
China Flooring Holding Co., Ltd. Achieved "Merit Conservation Supporter 2008” Award from WWF China
On December 4, 2008 WWF China awarded “Merit Conservation Supporter 2008” to China Flooring Holding ...
Over 1 million ha of FSC-Certified Forests Owned by GFTN-China Participants
On October 2008, two GFTN-China participants managing over 1 million hectares of forest, ...