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

One in three Belgians knows the FSC label

One in three Belgians knows the FSC label - FSC awareness in Belgium doubled in last two years

1 July 2012 · At the end of 2009, roughly one in seven Belgians recognized the FSC label. New independent re-search has shown that by the end of 2011 this ratio increased to one in three people! With such high …
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Trenitalia: picture of a ticket printed on FSC certified paper – Images belonging to the article on the Italian Railway Company 'Trenitalia'  that is now printing its tickets on FSC certified paper.

TRENITALIA shows its commitment to responsible forest management by choosing FSC certification for its train tickets

30 June 2012 · This March, Italy’s leading train company, Trenitalia, began printing its train tickets on FSC certified paper. The change is part of the company’s environmental strategy, and is carried …
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P&C Revision

Revised FSC Principles & Criteria enter implementation phase with selection of IGI Group

29 June 2012 · Earlier this month, the Forest Stewardship Council Board of Directors confirmed the working group that will lead the development of International Generic Indicators (IGIs), a significant milestone on …
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New Trademark standard for non-certificate holders published

26 June 2012 · FSC announces the approval of the “Requirements for promotional use of the FSC trademarks by non-certificate holders” (FSC-STD-50-002). The Standard indicates who is eligible to become a …
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Negotiations over

21 June 2012 · Tuesday, 14.00 Rio time.This morning, the Brazilian Government presented a final text of the Rio+20 declaration without any outstanding issues. In a plenary meeting of the negotiators, the …
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FSC Rio+20 Update

FSC® Rio+20 Special Edition Update

21 June 2012 · In this issue you will find a lot of interesting articles and resources. Stay tuned for updates.
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Buenos Aires commits to become the first FSC® City

Buenos Aires commits to become the first FSC® City

21 June 2012 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is pleased to celebrate the launch of the FSC City Initiative and announce that Buenos Aires intends to become the first FSC City.
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Sustainable Development Dialogues

FSC® success in civil dialogue on economics of sustainable development

20 June 2012 · Economics of sustainable developmentn Sunday morning, the civil dialogue on the economics of sustainable development took place. The first recommendation, chosen through an internet vote, was to …
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Forest civil dialogue concentrates on halting deforestation and forest restoration

20 June 2012 · The next civil dialogue was on forests. Civil society voting via the internet had championed the recommendation to ‘restore 150 million hectares of deforested and degraded lands by 2020’. …
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Andre de Freitas: Certification has to be about impact

20 June 2012 · Andre de Freitas FSC Executive Director, took part in the ‘Forests: the heart of a green economy’ event. As a panelist at the session on forest certification, he highlighted the …
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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.