Jumbo Charcoal Group Scheme Management

Jumbo Charcoal Group Scheme

Jumbo Charcoal aims to enhance social, environmental and economic benefits for group scheme members and the community as well as promote sustainable charcoal production and bush thinning practices. This is possible through Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification. The links provided below will give stakeholders an overview of the bush encroachment phenomenon in Namibia as well as describe some of the important aspects of the FSC system.

Bush Encroachment in Namibia:

Why the FSC label matters:

What are Ecosystem services:

High conservation values (HCV’s):



If stakeholders are aware of any High Conservation Values (HCVs) on or near these farm management units (FMUs) please contact us. More information on HCVs and what exactly it is can be found in the FSC standard on pages 47, 48 and from page 82 (Annexure G: HCV Framework). FSC standard can be downloaded via this link:


Dispute and Grievance Procedure:

Report all events (DISPUTES, GRIEVANCE, ACCIDENT, INCIDENT, COMPLAINT) online by using the following link:

Please send an email to or in order to request the full dispute and grievance procedure.


Publicly available information and Enquiries:

 There are a total of 32 aspects that need to be monitored when certifying land as sustainable under the Namibian FSC standard. You can view these details in Annexure F of the standard document here:  Whenever possible, information or documents related to any aspect number listed here (1, 2, 6, 7, 13, 14, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30) will be made available upon request.

If you have any questions or requests regarding the farm management units (FMUs), please contact us by filling out the form below or sending an email to or


ECC’s Role

Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) role is to manage the Jumbo Group Scheme. To find out who are members of the Jumbo Group Scheme, read more about previous reports and / or products kindly follow this link Jumbo Group Scheme Certificate for any information or queries or to request a summary of any of the Group Scheme Members or the Group Scheme at large, please do not hesitate to register as an I&AP or contact us directly.


Download Documents

Clearance Certificate – Jumbo Charcoal.pdfDownload
ECC Jumbo Charcoal factory.pdfDownload
ECC for Jumbo Charcoal Namibia (Pty) Ltd.pdfDownload

Project Details


Jumbo Charcoal Namibia (Pty) Ltd


Approval Obtained





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