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200,196,830 ha certified
33,865 CoC certificates
1,546 FM/CoC certificates

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Smallholder News & Updates

FSC Smallholder Fund Provides Access to Community Forests in Canada

20 March 2015 · By: Monika Patel, Director of Programs & Communications, FSC Canada
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FSC Train the Trainers program launched in Latin America

13 March 2015 · The FSC Train the Trainers program aims at building the capacity of trainees so that they can go on to deliver training to smallholders in their own regions and countries
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FSC Smallholder Fund Helps Canada’s Grey Sauble Conservation Authority Achieve FSC Certification

6 February 2015 · Through the Eastern Ontario Model Forest’s (EOMF) Forest Certification Program, the forests owned and managed by Grey Sauble Conservation Authority (GSCA) have achieved FSC forest …
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Mpingo Conservation and Development Initiative celebrates ten years supporting communities in sustainable forest management

16 January 2015 · The tenth anniversary of Mpingo Conservation and Development Initiative (MCDI) last December celebrated its transition from a research-oriented organization into an initiative focused on practical …
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The fourth Smallholders Update of 2014 is now available

1 January 2015 · A new Smallholders Update is ready to download. In this edition we have stories from Japan and Indonesia, and the latest project updates of the Smallholders Support Program.
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Small acts, big impacts

16 October 2014 · In today’s globalized world, big business and smallholders have greater access to new opportunities. But for both, these opportunities come with their fair share of challenges.
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Smallholders: Today is the day for certification

16 October 2014 · We bring you the success of Federação Nacional das Cooperativas de Produtores Florestais, FENAFLORESTA, a smallholders’ group in Portugal, which recently acquired its FSC certificate. Jesse Cruz …
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Smallholders Update for the third quarter of 2014

30 September 2014 · The third Smallholders Update of 2014 is now ready to download. This edition brings news from smallholders in Portugal and South Africa and tells about the successful Smallholder Support Program’s …
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Smallholders Update for the second quarter of 2014

27 June 2014 · The second Smallholders Update of 2014 is now ready to download. It brings news from smallholders in Brazil and Nepal and interesting updates on other FSC projects related to smallholders and …
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Putting free, prior and informed consent into practice: FSC and indigenous peoples

20 June 2014 · FSC's Social Policy Manager, Vanessa Linforth, announces participants selected for FPIC field tests to commence in 2014.
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