Workshop on Forestry certification and Development of Forest Management Plan under Industry Tree Planting
The 2-day workshop was successfully held from 26th - 27th April 2023 at Sunway Velocity Hotel, with 15 participants consisted MWIA members, MTC and MTCC. The workshop was specifically designed to enhance participants' comprehension and awareness associated with good forest governance, responsible forest management, and sustainable forest product supply chains including market and legality considerations. It also allowed the participants to review their existing or future Forest Management Plan on subjects related to safeguarding high conservation values [HCV], biodiversity, water resources, soils, and social responsibility toward indigenous peoples, local communities, and forest sector workers as well as to develop necessary procedures and SOPs to comply with the certification schemes requirement. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Supun Nigamuni from Control Union Malaysia, there was an interactive session with case studies at the end of Day 2 to test the participants understanding on the subject matters. The participants gave positive feedback regarding the scopes delivered.
Mr. Supun Nigamuni, Managing Director and a professional trainer from Control Union Malaysia delivered the workshop.