FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

199,872,203 ha certified
33,798 CoC certificates
1,559 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

Webinar: “Controlled Wood – Data and Description”

10 April 2018 · FSC will host a one-hour webinar in English on 20 April 2018 at 09:00 and again at 17:00 (CEST).
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New tools available to help certificate holders implement the revised trademark standard

10 April 2018 · Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-0) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders came into effect on 1 March 2018. FSC has developed a number of tools to …
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Important Notice: Due Date for Charcoal Supply Chain Transaction Verification Details

10 April 2018 · A reminder to all certificate holders in the charcoal supply chain that the transaction details for mandatory transaction verification for quarters 1 and 2 of 2018 will be due by 31 July 2018.
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

3 April 2018 · Approved FSC risk assessments for the countries below are now available.
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Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Public Consultation:  May 2018

3 April 2018 · All stakeholders will be invited to provide feedback on the draft FSC risk assessment for Papua New Guinea.
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FSC calls on companies to ensure EUTR due diligence for timber imports

22 March 2018 · Comment by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) on a recent article published in Mongabay under the headline FSC-certified timber importer failed to check legality of shipment from Cameroon.
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Participate in Our Stakeholder Consultation on Joint Control Measures for Central Europe

13 March 2018 · Comment and actively engage in stakeholder consultation on control measures for identified risks in Central Europe, namely Slovakia, from 13th March 2018 – 31st March 2018.
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Do You Have Questions and Concerns About the Implementation of the New Controlled Wood Standard (FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1)? – Join Our Webinar

12 March 2018 · We will address concerns about the new requirements of the Standard Requirements for sourcing FSC Controlled Wood (FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1), including issues regarding implementation, …
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Seeking Input on How to Obtain Free, Prior, and Informed Consent

12 March 2018 · During the period 2 March to 2 May 2018, we are gathering stakeholder feedback on our seven steps to obtaining free, prior, and informed consent from Indigenous Peoples, traditional …
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FSC Portugal Publishes National Forest Stewardship Standard

12 March 2018 · Portugal becomes the fourth country to publish a national forest stewardship standard (NFSS) based on Version 5 of the FSC Principles and Criteria. The standard will be effective from 25 …
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