FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,820,294 ha certified
33,954 CoC certificates
1,568 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates

Further assessment of FSC Chain of Custody Certification standard before publication

5 April 2016 · The FSC International Board of Directors has decided to postpone the publication of the FSC-STD-40-004 Chain of Custody Certification standard for six months to ensure the effects of its proposed …
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Roadmap to End Disassociation with APP Is Open for Consultation

4 April 2016 · From 4 April to 1 May 2016, FSC international members are invited to consult on a draft roadmap outlining the commitments required from Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) before the FSC Board of Directors …
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FSC Has Reached 30,000 Chain of Custody Certificates!

30 March 2016 · FSC reached 30,000 certificates in the supply chain – an impressive milestone that couldn’t have been achieved without the support of all our members and stakeholders.
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Role of Certification in EU Timber Regulation Enforcement

23 February 2016 · Last week, the European Commission published a report on the effectiveness of the EU Timber Regulation during its first two years of implementation.
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Learning to Prevent Conflict Escalation in the FSC System

27 January 2016 · Between 18 and 20 November 2015, FSC International, in collaboration with FSC Brazil, facilitated a workshop on mediation practices in the FSC system. The workshop aimed to raise awareness about …
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FSC ends Disassociation with Dalhoff Larsen and Horneman

18 January 2016 · The Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to end FSC’s disassociation from Dalhoff Larsen and Horneman (DLH) on a probationary basis.
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FSC launches mediation in Canada to ensure responsible forest management

17 December 2015 · December 16, 2015 (Bonn, Germany) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) International is convening a mediation process to bring together stakeholders in a spirit of collaboration, to address issues …
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Business Must Support Climate Change Mitigation, Says FSC

14 December 2015 · 14 December 2015 (Bonn, Germany) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) calls on business to support the global efforts to limit climate change through new initiatives such as those taken by the World …
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Dispute Resolution Update: Dalhoff Larsen & Horneman (DLH) case

11 December 2015 · In November 2015, the FSC Board of Directors approved the action plan submitted by Dalhoff Larsen & Horneman (DLH).
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Dispute resolution programme update – December 2015

11 December 2015 · Two new FSC Policy for Association cases were accepted.
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