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200,171,988 ha certified
33,826 CoC certificates
1,544 FM/CoC certificates

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Smallholder News & Updates

Making music responsibly - world’s first FSC certified woodwind goes on sale

17 August 2012 · In January 2011, the world’s first FSC certified woodwind instrument was put on sale, sourced from certified forests in Tanzania.
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New Community Forest Handbook for FSC certification of small agroforests

15 August 2012 · A new handbook from The Forest Trust (TFT), ‘Sustainable Community Forest Management; A Practical Guide to FSC Group Certification for Smallholder Agroforests’ aims to help these …
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Entrepreneurial Capacity Development for Smallholders: the Community-based Forest Enterprise Development (CBED) Programme of the FAO

18 June 2012 · The CBED Programme focuses on providing tools and support to smallholders and rural communities to improve livelihoods and forest conditions. Enhancing the entrepreneurial capacities of smallholders, …
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Advice Note on Labeling Products from Small and Community Producers Approved

13 June 2012 · FSC announces approval of the Advice Note: Labeling Products from Small and Community Producers (FSC-ADV-50-003 V1-0). It is available in English and Spanish. The Advice Note indicates who is …
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FSC Denmark visiting Tanzania

1 June 2012 · Mette Vestegaard, the winner of FSC Denmark's annual design competition, recently began her trip to Tanzania. She will visit several FSC projects in the Kilwa area of the country, experiencing …
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Company engagement with smallholders

10 May 2012 · Session at FSC Forum in Vancouver presents success stories on group certification and company engagement
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Members of COOPERFLORESTA at the workshop

Smallholder training in the Amazon

23 April 2012 · Value chain analysis and solidarity economy workshops in Acre, Brazil
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Community Booth at Certified Brasil

14 April 2012 · FSC supports attendance and promotion of 5 FSC-certified small and community producers at Certified Brazil
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Building markets, sharing knowledge

31 March 2012 · FSC group chain of custody certification brings new markets, increased organizational ability and environmental consciousness among small wood processors in Honduras.
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