Tag: Forest Sector

‘Headway’ on greenheart ban expected this year – GFC Commissioner

‘Headway’ on greenheart ban expected this year – GFC Commissioner

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, February 16, 2018 The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) will continue its engagement with the United Kingdom (UK) ... Read More

National F0resty Policy review begins with stakeholder consultation

National F0resty Policy review begins with stakeholder consultation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 The revision of the National Forest Policy Statement (NFPS) was officially launched today, with ... Read More

Gov’t to promote lesser used wood species in housing drive

Gov’t to promote lesser used wood species in housing drive

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, May 15, 2017 The first phase of the government’s housing initiative is expected to provide lumber producers ... Read More

Guyana to finalise EU-FLEGT VPA in July

Guyana to finalise EU-FLEGT VPA in July

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 12, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, April 11, 2017 A team from Guyana will be travelling to Belgium to finalise negotiations on the ... Read More

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