The union UFIGA (Union of Industrial Foresters of Gabon and Aménagistes) hired last November, the 22th a referent FLEGT-Certification.
Hugues Serge MOUIDY BOUNGUENDZY, forestry engineer, has nearly 17 years of experience in the monitoring of logging and the legality of this activity. He has a great knowledge about the application of the legislation, is well acquainted with the various forest companies, and has good relations with the administration.
The role of this referent – FLEGT Certification will be
Indeed, UFIGA is a partner of ATIBT in the implementation of FLEGT projects and certification.
In this context UFIGA already has:
Let’s also announce that a UFIGA website will be available soon!
Espacially, Mr. MOUIDY, in his function of referent FLEGT-Certification, will take part in various activities to carry out, including:
1. « Integration of the tropical timber sector of Central and West Africa into the FLEGT-REDD mechanisms » financed by the French Global Environment Facility (FFEM)
2. « Strengthening the capacities of the professional associations of the private forest sector of Central and West Africa to allow a better integration of the latter into the FLEGT Action Plan » financed by the European Union (EU)
3. « Improving the consideration of third-party verified certification in FLEGT-REDD processes » funded by KFW Bankengruppe via PPECF-COMIFAC.
Tropical timber projects