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198,993,177 ha certified
32,743 CoC certificates
1,504 FM/CoC certificates

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

Take a moment to complete the 2016 FSC Global Market Survey

1 September 2016 · FSC is calling on certificate holders and trademark service licence holders to participate in its recently launched 2016 Global Market Survey.
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A river of life flows through this forest community

29 August 2016 · The mighty Rio Coco River is the heart of the Chorotega people in the San José de Cusmapa area of northern Nicaragua. Their very survival is in tune with its life-giving beat.
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Incorporating Gender Equality in National Forest Stewardship Standards

29 August 2016 · With the release of a new guidance document on gender equality, empowering women in the workplace is expected to take centre stage in FSC’s national forest standards.
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FSC maintains association with Fiji Pine Ltd

29 August 2016 · BONN, Germany (29 August 2016) – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to maintain association with Fiji Pine Ltd and its affiliate companies, Tropik Wood Industries and Tropik Wood …
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FSC at the IUCN World Conservation Congress (WCC) 2016

23 August 2016 · The IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. This year’s event will be held on 1–10 September in Hawaii. The event aims to improve how we manage our natural …
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ASI Lifts the suspension of Exova BM Trada

19 August 2016 · Effective 16 August 2016, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of FSC-accredited certification body Exova BM Trada. The company is qualified for FSC Chain of Custody …
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Celebrate forests on #FSCFriday

18 August 2016 · On 30 September 2016, FSC offices, certificate holders, members, and partners will host a series of events around the world designed to celebrate and raise awareness about responsible forest …
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FSC disassociates from BILT

16 August 2016 · BONN, Germany (16 August 2016) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has announced that it has disassociated from Ballarpur Industries Limited (BILT) and the subsidiary company Sabah Forest …
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World Leaders Gather at FSC-certified Roundtable at G7 Summit 2016

16 August 2016 · The G7 Summit held in Japan this year had a special feature – almost all the wooden products that were used for the event, from the head roundtable …
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FSC Receives Submissions For Two New National Forest Stewardship Standards

9 August 2016 · Our standard development groups (SDGs) in the People’s Republic of China and Metropolitan France – the part of France …
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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.