Project title

Developing and Trialling Continuous Improvement in Africa


Field test

Project Coordinator

Annah Agasha;

Project Supervisor

Vera Santos;

Start date

July 2018

End date

March 2019

Purpose of the project

Generate recommendations for FSC on how to integrate and implement ‘continuous improvement’ in the FSC system.

Strategic alignment

At the 2017 General Assembly in Vancouver, Canada, the membership approved Motion 46 that recommended the New Approaches project to conduct a number of trial or pilot projects in selected countries, to assess the feasibility of different approaches that can improve uptake and maintenance of certification by smallholders and communities.

Technical working group



Email Address

Ms. Annah Agasha

TWG Coordinator, and stepwise approaches trial project coordinator


Mr. Steve Amooti Nsita



Mr. Severinus Mzungu Jembe


Mr. Gaster Kiyingi



Mr. Gerrit Marais

Certification and accreditation processes


Mr. Makala Jasper

Forestry and conservation


Join the Consultative Forum

Contact Annah Agasha to join the Forum

31 July 2018
Composition of the technical working group is announced
April 2018
Terms of Reference (ToR) for the technical working group and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) approved

See ToR and SOP