Civil Society

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is one of the major worldwide forest certification schemes, aiming to promote environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable forest management through the use of third-party certified management requirements.

The Borneo Initiative is a nonprofit group that promotes responsible management of forests in Indonesia by working toward large-scale forest certification and providing market access and support for certified forest products.

Chatham House

Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is a UK think tank focusing on policy research and advice related to international security, governance, economics, and environment. Chatham House is well known for its work on forest issues and runs a highly regarded biannual series of stakeholder meetings on illegal logging and associated issues.

Fundación MaderaVerde is the local partner of GreenWood Global in Honduras. The organization works with foresters and forest owners, especially indigenous and community forest owners, to provide technical assistance and market support.