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201,187,455 ha certified
35,614 CoC certificates
1,601 FM/CoC certificates

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NEWSROOM
The latest news and views from FSC, plus related forestry industry updates

New tools available to help certificate holders implement the revised trademark standard

10 April 2018 · Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-0) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders came into effect on 1 March 2018. FSC has developed a number of tools to …
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Important Notice: Due Date for Charcoal Supply Chain Transaction Verification Details

10 April 2018 · A reminder to all certificate holders in the charcoal supply chain that the transaction details for mandatory transaction verification for quarters 1 and 2 of 2018 will be due by 31 July 2018.
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FSC Seeks Solution-Oriented Individuals for Working Group

10 April 2018 · Seven positions for a two-year project are open and we are seeking to fill them with people who have practical experience taking a complex idea and applying it in the real world – specifically, to …
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Webinar: “Controlled Wood – Data and Description”

10 April 2018 · FSC will host a one-hour webinar in English on 20 April 2018 at 09:00 and again at 17:00 (CEST).
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Healthy jaguar populations recorded in FSC-certified concessions

5 April 2018 · A new study by conservationists from San Diego Zoo Global and the Bronx Zoo-based
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

3 April 2018 · Approved FSC risk assessments for the countries below are now available.
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Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Public Consultation:  May 2018

3 April 2018 · All stakeholders will be invited to provide feedback on the draft FSC risk assessment for Papua New Guinea.
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FSC statement about Greenpeace International

26 March 2018 · FSC International and Greenpeace International move on to a new phase of stakeholder relationship
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FSC calls on companies to ensure EUTR due diligence for timber imports

22 March 2018 · Comment by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) on a recent article published in Mongabay under the headline FSC-certified timber importer failed to check legality of shipment from Cameroon.
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Enabling alternative livelihood through responsible forestry

19 March 2018 · Bananas stretch across the land, meeting neat rows of maize that yield enough for Fred Muwalampya to pay school fees for 10 children. He’s also building a brick house and plans to buy a car. “My …
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Keeping up with all the latest information about forest management and certification can be difficult. That’s why we collect it for you in our newsroom. The newsroom is where you’ll find news from FSC, as well as information about developments in the wider forestry industry. It’s also home to The Root of the Matter, the monthly blog from FSC Director General Kim Carstensen.