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FSC Press Releases 
This section is intended for journalists and media professionals.
It lists the latest press releases which we are distributing to the global media.


Latest releases

Thursday, 05. June 2014
FSC gets to The Root of the Matter on World Environment Day 2014

In its 20th year, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will mark World Environment Day on Thursday 5 June with the launch of the blog, … read more …

Monday, 02. June 2014
Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will use FSC’s Online Claims Platform (OCP) to verify materials are sourced responsibly

The Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games will soon begin using a new platform designed by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) to ensure building … read more …

Thursday, 22. May 2014
MEDIA ADVISORY

Save the date: FSC+20 Forum 8-10 September 2014 read more …

Tuesday, 15. April 2014
FSC to continue talks with APP on the potential for re-association

Bonn, Germany - The International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has agreed to continue talks with the Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Group on the … read more …

Thursday, 10. April 2014
FSC welcomes support for forest certification in sustainable development goals

Next year, the United Nations (UN) will adopt a set of new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A working group of governments is drafting a list of goals and targets for … read more …

Monday, 07. April 2014
FSC certification leads to better conditions for the people of the Congo Basin

Two charcoal burners, Mathieu Atangana (right) and Fabrice Assomo (left), members of the local community living in Mbedoumou (Cameroon) are moving cut trees for burning (© Ollivier Girard for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR))A study released today illustrates that the people of the Congo Basin living in Forest Stewardship Council(FSC)-certified logging concessions are experiencing better social … read more …



Press Contacts for media only

zoomFSC Communications Manager, Lisa Smyth
FSC Communications Manager, Lisa Smyth

For general media requests, please contact:

FSC Communications Manager, Lisa Smyth, at communications at fsc point org or on +49 (0)228 36766 (ext. 23).