FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,267,773 ha certified
35,370 CoC certificates
1,603 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

FSC Receives Submissions For Two New National Forest Stewardship Standards

9 August 2016 · Our standard development groups (SDGs) in the People’s Republic of China and Metropolitan France – the part of France …
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FSC Board Appoints Eight New Pesticide Advisors

9 August 2016 · The FSC International Board has appointed eight new technical advisors, each with regional and local expertise, to evaluate …
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Calculating A Fair Deal For Brazil’s Coffee Farmers

9 August 2016 · Brazilian coffee farmers earn a wage that keeps them above the poverty line, but still just below the region’s living wage benchmark, a new report has found.
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Working Group established to revise FSC Pesticides Policy

5 July 2016 · An interest-balanced working group has been established to revise the FSC Pesticides Policy. The working group comprises six stakeholders and three technical experts, who together represent both …
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Open for Consultation: Chain of Custody Standard and Transaction Verification Requirements

15 June 2016 · Today, 15 June 2016, FSC will open the third public consultation on the FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 Chain of Custody Certification standard.
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Social Chamber Member Needed for Chain of Custody Working Group

17 May 2016 · An FSC member from the social chamber (North or South) is needed to fill a vacant position on the working group revising the chain of custody (CoC) standard.
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FSC Re-examines the 1994 Rule for Plantations

10 May 2016 · Following the passage of Motion 12 at the 2014 General Assembly in Seville, …
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Risk Assessments for Bulgaria, Denmark, Myanmar, Slovakia, and Viet Nam Open for Consultation

3 May 2016 · FSC International is inviting all interested stakeholders to provide their feedback on new risk assessments – for Bulgaria, Denmark, Myanmar, Slovakia and Viet Nam – between 1 and 31 May 2016.
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HCV Manager’s Guide: Draft Released for First Consultation

3 May 2016 · New guide to managing high conservation values in FSC-certified forests open for consultation from 3 May until 2 July.
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Draft Intact Forest Landscape Indicators for National FSC Standards Released for Public Consultation

3 May 2016 · Draft of new intact forest landscape indicators open for consultation from 3 May until 2 July.
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