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196,518,316 ha certified
36,195 CoC certificates
1,579 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates

FSC to UN: Use certification as indicator for sustainable forest management!

25 March 2015 · From Monday 23 March the UN meets for a week in New York to finalize negotiations on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 2015–2030.
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Indigenous Representatives at FSC International Headquarters

23 March 2015 · Bringing together Indigenous voices on forestry from around the world
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FSC Calls for Immediate Action by Resolute Forest Products

16 March 2015 · 16 March 2015 (Bonn, Germany) - In a letter to the president of Resolute FP Canada, FSC has requested Resolute to immediately stop its discriminatory activities against FSC, and take …
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Welcome back, IFO

15 December 2014 · Industrie Forestière de Ouesso (IFO), a subsidiary of the Danzer Group, regained FSC certification for its forestry concession in the Republic of Congo on the 4 December 2014.
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FSC Welcomes Recognition of FSC Scheme by Australian Government

8 December 2014 · On 30 November 2014, certain provisions of the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012 (Cth) became operative.
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Why FSC did not sign the New York Forest Declaration

14 November 2014 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) did not sign the New York Forest Declaration because it believes the Declaration is weaker than the official proposals currently on the table for the Sustainable …
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ASI accredits NEPCon OÜ

4 November 2014 · Bonn, 3 November 2014 – Accreditation Services International (ASI) has accredited the certification body NEPCon OÜ (NEPCon) for issuing FSC Chain of Custody, Forest Management and Controlled Wood …
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FSC closes the investigation of New Forests Company and its Uganda Plantations

20 October 2014 · FSC has decided to close its investigation of the allegations that were raised by Oxfam about violations of FSC’s Principles & Criteria by New Forests Company (NFC) in September 2011.
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Global Witness Complaint against the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG)

7 October 2014 · Global Witness lodged a Policy for Association complaint against the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG). FSC accepted the complaint on the 24th of September 2014.
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The Amazon Alternative

The Amazon Alternative (TAA) leaves lasting legacy

23 May 2014 · After five years of service, the Amazon Alternative (TAA) comes to an end and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) would like to thank everyone involved …
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