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199,966,517 ha certified
38,542 CoC certificates
1,638 FM/CoC certificates

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

FSC abre una convocatoria de solicitudes para el Grupo de Trabajo sobre los IGI

5 April 2012 · A raíz de la aprobación de la versión revisada de los Principios y Criterios de FSC (P&C) por parte de sus miembros, estamos iniciando un proceso para desarrollar una serie de Indicadores …
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Quality Council of India and FSC

Bright future for forest certification in India following agreement between the Quality Council of India and the Forest Stewardship Council

2 April 2012 · (Bonn – 30 Mar 2012) The Quality Council of India (QCI) and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) signed an historic agreement today at FSC’s Bonn, Germany headquarters. The Memorandum of …
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FSC Workshop: Placing pre-consumer reclaimed materials in FSC labelled paper products - is a revised approach necessary?

2 April 2012 · FSC Policy and Standards unit invites interested parties to attend a workshop on the 3rd of May 2012 to discuss the FSC’s approach on the use of pre-consumer reclaimed materials in FSC certified …
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Search underway for new FSC Director General

1 April 2012 · The FSC International board's search committee for a new Director General has retained Egon Zehnder International (EZI) to lead a global search for a new Director General who will replace Andre …
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Public consultation launched on FSC accreditation standard for Chain of Custody evaluations

1 April 2012 · FSC welcomes public comment on the revised draft FSC Accreditation Standard for COC Evaluations (FSC-STD-20-011).
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Building markets, sharing knowledge

31 March 2012 · FSC group chain of custody certification brings new markets, increased organizational ability and environmental consciousness among small wood processors in Honduras.
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FSC welcomes European Union proposals for Rio+20

30 March 2012 · During the March negotiation meeting in New York, held in the run-up to the Rio+20 conference, the European Union presented a number of proposals which can, according to the Forest Stewardship …
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Motion 51 on strengthening the Controlled Wood system is progressing well

30 March 2012 · Now three months into a year-long process to revise the Controlled Wood (CW) system, we are pleased to provide you with an update on our progress.
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Call for Nominations for three new members to the FSC Board of Directors

28 March 2012 · Call for nominations for the 2012 election for three new members of the FSC Board of Directors.
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FSC comments and proposals for EU Directives on Public Procurement

21 March 2012 · On the 20th of December, 2011 the European Commission published proposals for three Directives on Public Procurement. They are to become the core of the EU legal framework, setting out both …
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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.