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Procurement Notice - NEW DEADLINE
Sao Hill Industries, a subsidiary of Green Resources AS, conducts harvesting and operates several wood processing plants, in Mafinga, Tanzania.  ...
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"Green: at what price?" Response from Green Resources
On the 21st of September 2016, Thomson Reuters Foundation produced a video and article titled “Green: at what price” and “Ugandan vi...
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Celebrating International Women's Day: Seminar on Gender Based Violence, Tanzania 10/03/16
March 8th 2016 was ‘International Women’s Day’ (IWD), ‘a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political a...
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Celebrating International Women's Day: Seminar on Gender Based Violence, Tanzania 08/03/2016
March 8th 2016 was ‘International Women’s Day’ (IWD), ‘a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political a...
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Procurement Notice - NEW DEADLINE
PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN RE-EXTENDED NEW DEADLINE: 16th September 2016 Sao Hill Industries, a subsidiary of Green Resources AS, conduct...
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Green Resources: New Owners for 18% of the Shares
Phaunos Timber Fund announced the sale of its 14% stake in Green Resources AS this week. Phaunos stated that ‘the sale is consistent with Phauno...
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Green Resources Releases Latest Sustainability Report 13/04/16
Green Resources has produced its third semi-annual Environmental and Social (E&S) Impact Report. Since March 2015 the company moved to produce a b...
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Actions Required to Expand Forests and Restore Landscapes in Africa
Mads Asprem, CEO of Green Resources, gave a presentation at the New Forest for Africa conference in Accra, Ghana on 16 March. Asprem started the ...
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Hand-over of Duplex Teachers' House, Igenge Primary School, Idete Village, Mufindi District, Iringa Region, Tanzania 01/04/16
On 10th March 2016, Green Resources Ltd officially handed over to Idete Village Council a Duplex Teachers’ House constructed at Igenge Primary S...
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Celebrating International Women's Day: Seminar on Gender Based Violence, Tanzania 10/04/16
March 8th 2016 was ‘International Women’s Day’ (IWD), ‘a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political a...
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Start-up of Drying and Briquetting Plant in Tanzania 25/01/2016
In December 2015, Sao Hill Industries (SHI), Tanzania, started up a new wood chip, drying and briquetting plant. During January, commercial production...
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Start-Up of Sawmill in Uganda 07/01/16
At the end of 2015, Busoga Forestry Company (BFC), Green Resources’ Ugandan subsidiary, started up a new sawmill in Bukaleba with 8,500m3/year/s...
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New planting reached more than 5,000 ha in 2014/15
Green Resources has successfully completed its 2014/15 planting season. The total area planted was 5,314 ha, which was 12% higher than the budgeted pl...
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20 Years of Green Resources
On 23rd of November, Green Resources celebrated 20 years of operations.  The company has become the largest forest company in Africa, outside of ...
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TV4’s Kalle Fakta’s Program to Feature Green Resources Kachung Project - Comments by Green Resources
1 November 2015 Responses Compiled by: Teddy N. Nsamba, Senior Plantation Manager and ESG Director Mads Asprem, CEO Jonas Alsgren from TV4...
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Green Resources Featured in EDFI's ‘Investing For a Greener Future’ Report
The European Development Finance Institutions (EDFI) have produced a new report ‘Investing For a Greener Future’. EDFI is an association o...
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Green Resources Releases Latest Sustainability Report 28/10/2015
Green Resources has produced its second semi-annual Environmental and Social (E&S) Impact Report. These reports follow the G4 reporting guidelines...
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Keynote Presentation At World Forestry Congress 09/09/2015
At the World Forestry Congress in Durban on 9th September 2015, Mads Asprem, CEO of Green Resources gave a keynote speech entitled ‘Financial in...
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GR Featured in Masters Research Project
Maria Spink (MSc), Lyra in Africa, produced a thesis entitles "Seeing like an INGO - Observations from a company perspective on “land-grabb...
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Hand-over Of Kitete Village Primary School, Tanzania 14/07/2015
Green Resources officially handed over Kitete Primary School to the village community on 14th July 2015 in the presence of representatives of the Kilo...
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Six new Boreholes built in Nampula Province, Mozambique 06/07/15
6th July 2015 Over the past few months Green Resources has built six new boreholes in communities adjacent to the operations of Lurio GR. The bor...
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Mabaoni (Tanzania) Village Hall and Offices handed over to the Community 30/06/15
30 June 2015 Green Resources handed over the Mabaoni Village Office and Community Hall (formally Makungu Village), to the Village Council on the 19th...
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USD 14m new equity; Historic equity capital and share prices 14/06/2015
Green Resources raised NOK 106.3m (USD 13.7m at NOK/USD 7.75) of new equity through two Right Issues implemented in April and May, issuing 21.4m new s...
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Chairman of the Board Steps Down 27/02/15
After six years as Chairman of Green Resources (of which 1/2 year was as Deputy Chairman), Juha Niemela stepped down from the Board of Green Resources...
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Lurio Green Resources achieves FSC™ certification for 7,955 ha 03/12/14
Lurio Green Resources achieves FSC™ certification for 7,955 ha 03 December 2014 Green Resources (GR) is pleased to announce that on 20 Octo...
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Dark Green? GR CEO responds to report "The Darker Side of Green" 12/11/14
Dark Green? by Mads Asprem, CEO of Green Resources 10 November 2014 Framtiden i vare hender, Spire and Utviklingsfondet arranged a ‘mini-semi...
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GR Viewpoint: "FSC has been a success, but can play a more constructive role" 30/10/14
FSC has been a success, but can play a more constructive role 30 October 2014 Green Resources (GR) was a pleased to participate in the celebration o...
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Announcement of new Chief Financial Officer- Robert Thompson and Appointment of Forestry Director 15/10/14
Announcement of new Chief Financial Officer- Robert Thompson and Appointment of Forestry Director 15 October 2014 Green Resources is pleased to anno...
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Green Resources adds three new Directors to the Board 14/08/14
Following the merger between Green Resources AS (GRAS) and Global Solidarity Forest Fund (GSFF) earlier this year, GRAS elected three new members to i...
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Appointment of Planning and Development Director: Marek Guizot 02/05/2014
Green Resources is pleased to announce that Marek Guizot joined the Company as group Planning and Development Director on 1st May. Marek is a dual Bri...
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Green Resources merges with GSFF to create leader in African forestry 01/05/2014
 Green Resources merges with GSFF to create leader in African forestry 1 May 2014, Oslo, Norway The agreement signed today facilitates t...
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Mozambique’s first A/R CDM Project registered in Niassa 07/04/2014
Green Resources’ Niassa Reforestation Project was registered on 14 January 2014 as the first afforestation/reforestation (A/R) project in in Moz...
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Green Resources AS restructures its Board of Director’s 07/04/2014
At the Annual General Meeting 27 February 2014, Green Resources AS (GR) elected five members to the Board. This represents a restructuring of the Boar...
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Bukaleba carbon credits for sale; Green investment in Uganda
Bukaleba Forest Project is an afforestation and reforestation project located in the Bukaleba Central Forest Reserve, on the shores of lake Victoria i...
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Green Resources invested 700 million NOK in forestry in Africa, Aftenposten 03/12/12
A news article featuring Green Resources' investment in African Forestry was released in a Norwegian Newspaper.  For the full article click here....
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Green Resources' extensive plantation assessments and audits
Green Resources' extensive plantation assessments and audits Large scale land based investments in agriculture and forestry are complicated and there...
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Press release- New Sawmill at Sao Hill Industries, Tanzania.
New Sawmill started up at Sao Hill Industries, Tanzania. Tanzania, 6th July 2012: Sao Hill Industries (SHI), a subsidiary of Green Resources AS, ...
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Sao Hill Industry's new Sawmill
Sao Hill Industry’s (SHI), a subsidiary of Green Resources AS, started up a new HewSaw sawmill on the June 2012. This is the result of a four ye...
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Green Resources Completion of Rights Issue February 2012
4 April 2012 COMPLETION OF RIGHTS ISSUE  Dear Shareholder, Green Resources has successfully raised NOK 97 million (USD 17 million) of new equi...
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Niassa Green Resources achieves first FSC® certification in Mozambique, 3 October, 2011
SGS, the independent Swiss verification body, have certified Niassa Green Resources against the FSC® Principles and Criteria for Forest Managemen...
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Green Resources: First CDM Registration in Uganda and Tanzanian VCS Sales Agreement
Last week was a groundbreaking week for Green Resources’ carbon business with the registration of its first CDM project, as well as signing a ne...
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Green Resources achieve FSC certification in Uganda 12/05/11
    Busoga Forestry Company Ltd, a subsidiary of Green Resources AS, was on 15 April 2011 certified (Certificate SGS-FM/COC-00869) accordi...
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Green Resources raises USD20 mn of equity
An internal share issue, directed towards existing shareholders, was successfully completed in December, and a total of USD 20 million (NOK 116 millio...
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EU renewable energy grant of €2.4 million for farmer’s woodlots and bio-carbon
Green Resources is embarking on a €3.5 million project to establish 4,000 ha of fuelwood plantations with 2,000 farmers and two highly efficient ...
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Maternity ward opened in Nkombe,Uganda
Please read the article here
Mnangwone appointed operations manager, Tanga Forest LTD
Mr Isaya Yeremia Mnangwone has been appointed to the position of Plantation Operations Manager for Tanga Forest Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gree...
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Developing CDM Projects in Tanzania
http://www.norway.go.tz/News_and_events/Energy/Developing-CDM-Projects-in-Tanzania/ 18/05/2010 // The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is a comple...
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BNN Interview April 2010
In April 2010 Green Resources Commercial Director gave an interview with Business News Network (BNN). Business News Network is Canada's only all-...
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Green Resources & Fredskorpset partnership
Green Resources was approved as partner with the Norwegian government institution called  Fredskorpset in 2009.  The first round of exchange...
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Charcoal Development
Green Resources operations are helping to combat climate change. Along with carbon sequestration through the planting of trees, Green Resources has be...
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Carbon and Community Development Videos
Green Resources' forestry is helping to contribute towards Green House Gas reduction, and are helping to combat climate change. Green Resources sells ...
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Uchindile-Mapanda Video
Uchindile-Mapanda was the world's first VCS verified forestry carbon offset project, which is based in Tanzania. Organisations supporting this project...
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World-scale forest and carbon project in Mozambique
Maputo, 21st January 2010: The Government of Mozambique has authorized the implementation of the Lurio forestry plantation and carbon sequestration pr...
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Major Events in 1H2009
Major events 1H 2009 Framework agreement in Mozambique An agreement to develop a 125,000 ha forest plantation in Northern Mozambique on up to 200...
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Major Events in 2008
Major events 2008 4,200 ha new forest planted An all-time-high record of planting in 2008, 50% more than 2007, and three times the level of thr...
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Major Events in 1H 2007
Approval of Carbon Credits SGS, the international certification company, verified 233,000 tons voluntary CER (carbon credits) from Green Resources, ...
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Major Events in 2006
Major Events in 2006
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Green Resources and Norwegian Fredskorpset Partnership
Green Resources and Norwegian Fredskorpset Partnership
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Green Resources announces Future Forest program
Green Resources has become member of the Norwegian organization called “Skoglauget”
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Phaunos investment in GRAS
Phaunos announces acquisition of further shares in Green Resources
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