Landscape Innovation in Uganda's Forests
Forests Forward Program Participant
The New Forests Company
The New Forests Company (NFC) is a responsible forestry and timber products business with plantations in Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania. NFC employs 1,100 people in East Africa and manages 40,000 hectares of planted forests and conservation areas. NFC specializes in the production of poles, structural sawn timber, pallets and renewable energy, with four pole treatment plants and three sawmills.
Lead WWF Office
World Wild Fund for Nature
WWF is an independent conservation organization, with over 5 million supporters and a global network active through local leadership in nearly 100 countries. WWF's mission is to stop the degradation of the Earth's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature, by conserving the world's biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable, and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.