About Foundation

Komi Regional Non-Profit Foundation "Silver Taiga" was founded in 2002 on the basis of the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature). The Foundation is implementing Komi Model Forest, Forest Village and High Conservation Value Forests Projects, Komi Republic, Russia.


«Серебряная тайга» внесла свою лепту в восстановление коми тайги
New FSC Certification Initiatives

May 15-17, Silver Taiga Foundation’s director Yury Pautov participated in the working meeting of European and “Boreal” members of the Forest Stewardship Council considering draft motions of FSC General Assembly, which is a global forum of the international voluntary certification system expected to be held in October 2017 in Vancouver (Canada). The meeting was arranged near Helsinki (Finland). It was attended by members of the FSC Board of Directors, international secretariat, regional and national offices, as well as international FSC members from Europe, Canada and Russia.

Talk about Hot Buttons in Forest Management

The talk between representatives of forest sector companies and rural residents took place at a regular regional Forest Dialogue meeting “FSC Certification: Local Communities and Logging Companies” in the Komi Republic Chamber of Commerce and Industry on May 11-12. The conference was facilitated by the Silver Taiga Foundation for Sustainable Development supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Mondi Group.  

Gaining Revenge
Young Udora intellectuals intend to challenge the Model River Mezen project experts with another intellectual game.
About Stone Eel and Red Book’s Bullhead

Silver Taiga’s lectures at Usogorsk secondary school spoke about the Mezen ichthyofauna.

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