Events News 

Friday, 06. December 2013
FSC to host a Side Event at the European Forest Week

FSC to host a Side Event at the European Forest WeekEuropean Forest Week (EFW) will be held next from 9–13 December 2013 in Rovaniemi, Finland. FSC is one of the 15 launching partners and will be carrying out a series of outreach activities including an official side event. read more …

Thursday, 05. December 2013
FSC strengthens partnerships in Portugal and Spain to add value to the forestry sector

© FSC A.C.On 21 November, the first ever Iberian FSC Business Encounter saw FSC directly engaging with more than 80 businesses and FSC certificate holders from across Portugal and Spain. The agenda focused on market developments, FSC certification and bridging the gap between supply of and demand for certified products. read more …

Thursday, 05. December 2013
Save the date – World Forests Summit 2014

World Forests Summit 2014Unlocking the true potential of forests – How can forests be managed financially but also sustainably?
20 March 2014
Grand Hôtel, Stockholm read more …

Thursday, 28. November 2013
Role of FSC certification in the tropics highlighted in side event at the International Tropical Timber Council

© FSC A.C.28 November 2013. Yesterday the FSC official side event, ‘FSC certification to respond to global sustainability and legality demands,’ took place at the 49th Session of the International Tropical Timber Council (ITTC) in Libreville, Gabon. Moderated by John Hontelez, FSC Chief Advocacy Officer, the session brought together a seasoned group of panelists who addressed issues such as compliance with timber legality legislation, opportunities and barriers in FSC certification in tropical countries, the role of governments, and special efforts that can help smallholders to enjoy the benefits of certification. read more …

Friday, 22. November 2013
Three days to go until the Responsible Business Forum

Three days to go until the Responsible Business ForumThe Responsible Business Forum held at Marina Bay Sands on 25 and 26 November, will provide the backdrop to high-level discussions across six sectors – agriculture & forestry, palm oil, consumer goods, financial services, building & urban infrastructure and energy. Global thought leaders, senior government and business decision-makers will speak on the latest trends in sustainable development and the green economy in order to drive commitments and policy recommendations. read more …

Friday, 22. November 2013
FSC to host side event at International Tropical Timber Council session in Gabon

© FSC A.C.The 49th Session of the International Tropical Timber Council (ITTC) takes place 25–30 November in Libreville, Gabon. FSC will take part in the meetings throughout week, and will also host an official Side Event on Wednesday 27 November (13:00 – 14:30). read more …

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