FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,363,287 ha certified
34,808 CoC certificates
1,587 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

China Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

7 August 2018 · China is the second country in the Asia Pacific region to publish a national forest stewardship standard based on the latest version of the FSC Principles & Criteria.
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FSC is Seeking Applications from Certified Group Managers for International Pilot

31 July 2018 · FSC will test whether including a forestry contractor to a group of private forest owners who have already achieved FSC certification will decrease the costs of managing their forests responsibly.
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Czech Smallholders

FSC and Czech Smallholders to Strengthen Local Forest Value Chains

31 July 2018 · To close the gap between high demand and low supply of FSC-certified wood, FSC Czech Republic, and FSC International are working together to engage local stakeholders in Vysočina.
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global forest watch

New Map Reveals World's Last Forest Frontiers

31 July 2018 · In July 2018, Global Forest Watch updated their map to include the latest satellite images of the last remaining swaths of intact forest landscapes.
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Paving a Path Towards Certification for Smallholders in Africa

31 July 2018 · To make certification achievable for small, private forest owners, forestry experts in Africa are making
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Participate in the Controlled Wood Strategy Consultation Now

31 July 2018 · A draft controlled wood strategy is open for stakeholder feedback 16 July to 17 September 2018.
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Tanzania Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

31 July 2018 · Tanzania publishes a national forest stewardship standard based on the latest version of the FSC Principles & Criteria.
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FSC statement on DuChateau

25 July 2018 · DuChateau has taken the unilateral decision to terminate its trademark license agreement with the Forest Stewardship Council, which also triggered the termination of their FSC chain-of-custody …
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Participate in the controlled wood implementation webinars!

23 July 2018 · FSC will host the second and third 90-minute webinars in English on 2 and 7 August 2018 at 16:00 (CEST).
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Working Group Seeks to Widen Scope of FPIC Project

17 July 2018 · To empower people and uphold free, prior, and informed consent (FPIC), the FPIC working group requested to reassess the needs of the project.
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