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35,160 CoC certificates
1,596 FM/CoC certificates

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

New FSC risk assessments available

8 May 2018 · Approved FSC risk assessments for the Czech Republic, France, Malaysia, Poland, Sweden, and Turkey are now available.
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‘New Approaches’ Advances Smallholder and Community Certification in Chile

8 May 2018 · In the new FSC Chile office, stakeholders discussed a path for smallholders and communities to achieve FSC certification known as ‘continuous improvement’.
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We Need More Applicants For FPIC Working Group

7 May 2018 · International members are encouraged to apply for a two-year project to develop a guide on a central social issue in the forestry industry: free, prior, and informed consent (FPIC).
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New dates for the webinars on BM77

7 May 2018 · FSC will organize webinars between 15 and 18 May to discuss the decisions taken at the latest Board Meeting 77 (BM77). The webinars were initially planned from 26 April, but were rescheduled to give …
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New Controlled Wood Risk Assessments Open for Stakeholder Consultation

30 April 2018 · All stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on the draft FSC risk assessment for Papua New Guinea.
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FSC moves forward to secure Workers’ Rights: Rolling out the approved ILO indicators

30 April 2018 · This year, International Workers’ Day is especially significant for FSC. As workers worldwide commemorate their achievements on 1 May, FSC will also …
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FSC statement on the ECJ ruling about Bialowieza Forest

17 April 2018 · The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the Polish government’s extended harvesting in the Bialowieza Forest violated the EU law.
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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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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.