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196,410,948 ha certified
36,887 CoC certificates
1,605 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates

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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New FSC tools to help in the fight against climate change

16 November 2015 · ‘From 2017 FSC Ecosystem Services Claims will become a reliable tool for public and private entities interested in sponsoring forest ecosystem service maintenance and enhancement in …
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FSC calls to COP21 governments: “Take action on forests!”

13 November 2015 · In the run-up to the 21th UN Climate Change Conference (COP 21), FSC France has prepared a manifesto calling on the attending governments to take firm …
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UK Government Confirms: FSC Continues to Meet Public Procurement Criteria for Timber

30 October 2015 · The UK Government’s Central Point of Expertise on Timber (CPET) has found that the FSC certification scheme continues to meet the criteria for the United Kingdom’s Timber Procurement …
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Our role in the green economy – FSC certification in Europe

21 October 2015 · This month in Madrid, the 7th Ministerial Conference for the Protection of Forests in Europe was held as part of the Forest Europe process that was …
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20 per cent by 2020: New FSC Global Strategic Plan 2015-2020

20 per cent by 2020: New FSC Global Strategic Plan 2015-2020

21 October 2015 · With the release of the FSC Global Strategic Plan 2015-2020, FSC is declaring our intention to more than double our share of …
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Making sustainable forest management profitable

20 October 2015 · New WWF research shows that investing in achieving Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification can increase profits for certain forest operations.
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FSC-accredited certification body BM TRADA’s accreditation has been suspended in seven countries

8 October 2015 · Effective 25 September 2015, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body BM TRADA Certification Ltd from issuing FSC chain of custody (CoC) certificates in Germany, …
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