|Title:||Proactive FSC Policy for Association Evaluation|
|Start Date:||8 June 2015|
|Purpose:||To enable FSC to proactively evaluate allegations of possible FSC Policy for Association violations as an alternative, or prior to, a complaint being filed.|
|Objective(s):||To proactively investigate potential FSC Policy for Association violations outside the formal and resource-intensive complaints process.||Working Group:||
Danielle van Oijen, Greenpeace (Netherlands)
Kanitha Krishnasamy, Individual member and TRAFFIC Southeast Asia Program Manager (Malaysia)
Alan Smith, Individual member (Germany)
Maria Tysiachniouk, Center for Independent Social Research (Russia)
Ryan Dahl, International Paper (USA)
Lineu Siqueira Jr, Individual member (Brazil)
Gerrit Marais, SGS/South Africa
Vivian Peachey and Francois Dufresne, FSC Canada
||The FSC Policy for Association working group is tasked with advising and providing content related to the development of the Proactive FSC Policy for Association evaluation.||Read Terms of Reference|
|8 June 2015
||Discussion Draft of the Proactive FSC Policy for Association evaluation is published.
|8 June 2015
||60-day public consultation opens. If after the first round of public consultation there are substantive, unresolved issues, a second round shall be required.
||Submit your comments|
|7 Aug 2015
||Consultation on FSC Policy for Association drafts extended to 13 September 2015
||Read Technical News update|
|13 Aug 2015
||To better share information on the changes being proposed to these core documents, a recorded webinar will be made available to stakeholders.
|3 Sep 2015
||FSC stakeholders are also invited to participate in a one-hour call-in meeting with FSC International staff and ask questions that will help inform the consultation process of the Policy for Association drafts.