FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

199,991,303 ha certified
38,293 CoC certificates
1,638 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

South Africa Launches FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

20 November 2018 · The standard becomes effective on 1 March 2019.
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Translations of trademark training course available for certificate holders

15 November 2018 · Spanish, French and Mandarin versions of the FSC trademark training course are now online, together with an English version that was launched earlier this year. The course explains …
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Open for Consultation: Chain-of-Custody Project Certification

13 November 2018 · Stakeholders are invited to comment on revised draft standards FSC-STD-40-006 Chain of Custody Standard for Project Certification and FSC-STD-20-011Chain of Custody …
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New Procedure and Guide aims to Streamline National Forest Stewardship Standards

8 November 2018 · ADAM, born from the FSC Global Strategic Plan 2015-2020, will help standard development groups to focus on the issues that matter most to our stakeholders.
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The New Approaches project presentation to Family Forest Workshop in US

30 October 2018 · The New Approaches project engaged family foresters and partners in the United States to update on project activities and pilot activities to benefit smallholders and communities.
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FSC RISK ASSESSMENTS FOURTH QUARTER 2018 UPDATE

30 October 2018 · We assessed the risk of sourcing controlled material in 36 countries and are in the process of evaluating 23 more by the end of 2019.
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ASI Accredits Imaflora To Certify Against FSC Standards

29 October 2018 · As of 1 October 2018, Imaflora (IMA) can certify against FSC forest management (FSC FM) and FSC chain of custody (FSC CoC) standards in Brazil.
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Postponed: Data Collection for Charcoal Supply Chain Transaction Verification

23 October 2018 · The deadline for all certificate holders in the charcoal supply chain to submit their details for mandatory transaction verification for quarters 3 of 2018 will be postponed until early 2019.
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COC CERTIFICATE HOLDERS: PARTICIPATE IN A FIVE-MINUTE SURVEY ABOUT PROPOSED CHANGES TO COC CERTIFICATION

19 October 2018 · The purpose of the survey is understanding the potential impact of incorporating International Labour Organization (ILO) requirements to chain-of-custody certification on certificate holders.
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Participate Now: Public Consultation on FSC Risk Assessment for Thailand

17 October 2018 · A draft FSC risk assessment for Thailand is open for consultation from 15 October to 13 November 2018.
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