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

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

FSC Suspends Dancoal Certificate, Following Sourcing Violations

24 August 2018 · Bonn, Germany, 24 August, 2018 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced today the suspension of Polish manufacturer of barbecue and fireplace products Dancoal Sp. Z.o.o from its …
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FSC to Develop Generic Roadmap Process for Forest Conversion Issues

16 August 2018 · Thursday, August 16, 2018 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has begun work on a comprehensive generic roadmap that will become a baseline for possibly ending disassociation, with businesses …
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APP Roadmap Process

16 August 2018 · Thursday, 16 August, 2018 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to suspend the process to design a roadmap for ending disassociation with Asia Pulp and Paper (APP).
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The Benefits of FSC Certification Presented at the First Gabon Wood Show

14 August 2018 · The Gabon Wood Show, held for the first time in the capital of Gabon, Libreville, attracted thousands of visitors from some thirty different countries. FSC Africa made full use of this opportunity to …
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A milestone for the future of the timber industry

14 August 2018 · Prior to the first Gabon Wood Show, FSC organized a preparatory meeting bringing together timber industry …
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FSC Friday 2018

FSC Friday 2018

8 August 2018 · FSC Friday is an annual, global celebration of the world’s forests and responsible forestry. It is about sharing the message of celebration to enable more people to recognize the value of forests.
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China Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

7 August 2018 · China is the second country in the Asia Pacific region to publish a national forest stewardship standard based on the latest version of the FSC Principles & Criteria.
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A Study Tour Visit to Uganda

1 August 2018 · Our guest blogger, Vincent Mnisi, recently travelled across Uganda to witness the triumphs and challenges experienced by communities working hand in hand with FSC.
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FSC is Seeking Applications from Certified Group Managers for International Pilot

31 July 2018 · FSC will test whether including a forestry contractor to a group of private forest owners who have already achieved FSC certification will decrease the costs of managing their forests responsibly.
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Czech Smallholders

FSC and Czech Smallholders to Strengthen Local Forest Value Chains

31 July 2018 · To close the gap between high demand and low supply of FSC-certified wood, FSC Czech Republic, and FSC International are working together to engage local stakeholders in Vysočina.
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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.