News and topics around our activities

Friday, 06. March 2015
FSC Embraces Issues Related to Women at its Highest Management Level

6 March 2015 (Bonn, Germany) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has taken action at its highest level to ensure the role of women in forestry is well represented in the organization’s work. read more …

Monday, 02. March 2015
Transaction Verification & Online Claims Platform Webinars for all FSC stakeholders

The Online Claims Platform Webinars for our certificate holdersThe transaction verification and Online Claims Platform (OCP) Webinars are available to all FSC certificate holders and any other stakeholders who are interested in learning more about the transaction verification criterion in the draft COC standard (40-004v3), the OCP and how to test the OCP. read more …

Monday, 02. March 2015
FSC Centralized National Risk Assessment: First Round of Stakeholder Consultation starts

© freeimages.comThe first results of the ongoing FSC Centralized National Risk Assessment (CNRA) have been published to give all interested stakeholders the chance to provide feedback on risk assessment outcomes before they are finalized. The consultation period will last for 30 days and will close on 2 April 2015. read more …

Friday, 20. February 2015
Fully renewable FSC-labelled packaging is now available on the Finnish market

Tetra Rex<sup>®</sup> carton package with TwistCap OSO34 – Fully renewable Tetra Rex 1000 Base with TwistCap OSO 34 (© Tetra Pak / Valio)© Tetra Pak / ValioThe Finnish dairy producer Valio is the world’s first company to sell products in Tetra Pak® 100% renewable carton packaging, Tetra Rex®. This new carton packaging is made entirely of renewable material: a combination of plastics derived from sugar cane, together with paperboard from Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified forests and other controlled sources. read more …

Friday, 20. February 2015
When native forests cross borders: the FSC CIS regional calendar

When native forests cross borders: the FSC CIS regional calendar (© FSC CIS)© FSC CISAs part of FSC Friday celebrations in September 2014, the FSC Regional Office for CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) Countries, with the valuable support of various companies and partners from Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan, held a drawing contest for children titled My Native Forest. read more …

Thursday, 12. February 2015
Forest Stewardship Council Disassociates from the DLH Group

Decision due to reputational risks for FSC linked to stakeholder disputes in Liberia read more …

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