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, 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))© 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 …


Thursday, 03. April 2014
FSC to Establish Roadmap for Re-Association with Danzer Group

Bonn, Germany - The International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to enter into negotiations with the Danzer Group about final steps to be … read more …


Tuesday, 11. March 2014
Statement by Forest Stewardship Council on lifting of suspension of FSC Certification for Swedwood Karelia

Bonn, Germany - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) welcomes the withdrawal of the suspension of Swedwood Karelia’s FSC certificate by its certification body, the Rainforest … read more …


Friday, 14. February 2014
FSC Online Claims Platform Information Website Launched

© FSC A.CBonn, Germany - A new website containing information about FSC’s soon to be opened Online Claims Platform (OCP) was launched today at … read more …


Tuesday, 04. February 2014
Forests need special place in Sustainable Development Goals

NEW YORK -- Next year, the United Nations (UN) will adopt a set of new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which expire in 2015. … read more …



Press Contacts for media only

FSC Communications Manager, Lisa SmythFSC 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).

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