The Estrela da Floresta team believes the Company will be an effective natural resource steward for the people of Angola. Estrela da Floresta’s operations are expected to comply with Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) requirements and other internationally recognized third-party management standards. Achieving third-party certification demonstrates that an operation is
- complying with national and international laws,
- managing for environmental values and mitigating negative impacts,
- respecting worker’s rights and employment conditions, and
- contributing to and enhancing the well-being of communities.