FSC International – Forests for All Forever

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

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Stakeholder Updates

Making a move towards digital

5 October 2017 · As FSC moves in a new digital direction, we’re ensuring that we’re hiring the right people for the job. People who understand our vision for the future, and who have the skills to make that vision …
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Note: Next issue of News & Views on 24 October 2017

5 October 2017 · Due to the FSC general assembly the next issue of News & Views will be sent out on 24 October 2017
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FSC to hold webinars on the public consultation for the first draft of FSC Pesticides Policy

21 September 2017 · Public consultation ends 29 October 2017
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FSC Board of Directors approves ILO generic criteria and indicators, reaching important milestone to secure worker’s rights in forestry

18 September 2017 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has reached an important milestone with the recent approval of the generic criteria and indicators based on the principles of the International Labour …
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ASI releases 2017 Client Satisfaction Survey

6 September 2017 · Accreditation Services International (ASI) conducted its fifth biennial Client Satisfaction Survey in January-February 2017, seeking input from scheme owners, certification bodies (CBs) and external …
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FSC statement on the Bialowieza Forest dispute between the EU and Polish authorities

31 August 2017 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is closely following the situation between the European Commission and the Polish authorities regarding harvesting activities in parts of the Bialowieza Forest
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Swift Action Initiated To Investigate The Charcoal Supply Chain

10 August 2017 · FSC has initiated a comprehensive investigation of the charcoal supply chain and is taking action to ensure that the integrity thereof is maintained.
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Securing Workers’ Rights in the FSC System: First Labour Solutions Forum

1 August 2017 · FSC organized its first Labour Solutions Forum in Lima, Peru, in July to discuss how best to secure workers’ rights within its system.
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UN Report on Sustainable Development Goals Confirms Role of Forest Certification

26 July 2017 · Forest certification is included for the first time as an indicator to report on sustainable forest management.
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FSC to provide webinars on FSC Conditions Framework for Schweighofer Group roadmap process

9 June 2017 · 9 June, 2017 - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is organizing a webinar in English and Romanian on 19 June 2017 to introduce stakeholders to the content of the consultation on the Conditions …
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