Forest Stewardship Certification in Kyrgyzstan

KAFLU and partners have worked to improve forest management in Kyrgyzstan by designing and implementing a forest management certification programme - the Forest Stewardship Council's (FSC) Certification process for non-timber forest products (NTFP). The FSC Certification tool has been implemented by 75 tenants in 4 pilot areas, and has strengthened the livelihoods of forest dwelling communities who trade in NFTPs.

This case study is also part of the ILC's database of Good Practices. Learn, share and be inspired!