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196,519,722 ha certified
36,198 CoC certificates
1,580 FM/CoC certificates

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

Controlled wood strategy process extended to March 2019

4 December 2018 · On 5 November 2018, the controlled wood strategy process advisory group recently requested that the FSC International Board of Directors extend the deadline for publishing the
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FSC joins the Global Landscapes Forum as Charter Member

1 December 2018 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has joined forces with the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) as a Charter Member, fortifying its commitment towards tackling the challenges of forest restoration and …
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FSC risk assessment for Finland is now available

27 November 2018 · Effective 27 November 2018, organizations seeking to source controlled wood from Finland are required to use the latest FSC risk assessment to conform with standard
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FSC Can Contribute to Solve Forestry Issues in Ukraine

27 November 2018 · FSC Ukraine and other Ukrainian organizations jointly organized an international research conference to address challenges faced by the Ukraine forestry sector, and also to explore the opportunity FSC …
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SKH FSC-Accreditation Suspended

27 November 2018 · Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body SKH from issuing FSC certificates.
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Selection of FSC-Certified Group Managers to Participate in International Pilot

20 November 2018 · The New Approaches for Smallholders and Communities …
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The Forestry Contractors International Working Group Explores New Ways to Develop Smallholder Certification

20 November 2018 · The New Approaches for Smallholders and Communities …
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FSC Australia Launches National Forest Stewardship Standard

20 November 2018 · The new national standard becomes effective 10 February 2019.
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Japan Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

20 November 2018 · The new national forest stewardship standard becomes effective on 15 February 2019.
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South Africa Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

20 November 2018 · The standard becomes effective on 1 March 2019.
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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.