FSC International – Forests for All Forever

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200,196,830 ha certified
33,865 CoC certificates
1,546 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates


WWF assessment confirms FSC as the most rigorous and comprehensive forest certification scheme

3 June 2015 · WWF has released the third version of their Certification Assessment Tool (CAT), which confirms the leading role of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standards, governance, and assurance system.
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FSC wants the European Union to improve enforcement of the EU Timber Regulation

4 May 2015 · On the occasion of the launch of the review of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), FSC has published …
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FSC® launches new global brand: Forests For All Forever

30 April 2015 · Today, the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) launches its new global brand: Forests For All Forever
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Application of Suzano for commercial use of genetically modified trees

17 April 2015 · Status update #1 – April 9th, 2015
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CIB Certificate Suspension Lifted

16 April 2015 · 16 April 2015 (Bonn, Germany) – FSC confirms the lifting of the suspension of an FSC certificate owned by Congolaise Industrielle des Bois (CIB), a subsidiary of Olam International, for its …
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FSC Board of Directors Acknowledges Commitment from Resolute Forest Products

9 April 2015 · 9 April 2015 (Bonn, Germany) – At a recent meeting, the International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) acknowledged the positive signs shown by Resolute Forest …
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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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