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Friday, 24. July 2015
National risk assessments approved in Argentina and the Komi Republic of Russia

NRA (© FSC GD)© FSC GDOn 20 July 2015, the Policy and Standards Unit of FSC International approved a new national risk assessment of Argentina, and a finer-scale assessment of the Komi Republic. read more …


Thursday, 23. July 2015
FSC certification for school in Canada

FSC certifies school in CanadaSome called it a pipedream, but for Shawnigan Lake School, seeking FSC certification was the most natural thing in the world. read more …


Friday, 17. July 2015
China adopts new forest certification regulation: FSC operations will continue

China adopts new forest certification regulation: FSC operations will continue (© FSC China)© FSC ChinaFSC has received definitive clarification from China’s governing forestry body and certification regulator that our operations in China can continue under the new national forest certification regulations. read more …


Friday, 10. July 2015
Indigenous Peoples, the UN and FSC

Larry Joseph at the UNPFII (© Larry Joseph)© Larry JosephFSC Board of Directors Liaison Larry Joseph at the 14th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues read more …


Friday, 10. July 2015
FSC wins National Conservation Achievement Award

FSC wins National Conservation Achievement Award (© FSC US)© FSC USSince 1966, the US National Wildlife Federation – a member of the Forest Stewardship Council environmental chamber based in the United States, with more than four million members of its own – has honored individuals and organizations with its National Conservation Achievement Award, known as the ‘Connie’. Designed to recognize outstanding contributions to protecting wildlife, previous honorees include film stars Robert Redford and Bette Midler, US Vice President Al Gore, and US President Jimmy Carter. read more …


Friday, 10. July 2015
In Good Company 2015: Plantations and combating deforestation – is there a win–win situation?

In Good Company 2015: Plantations and combating deforestation – is there a win–win situation? (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.In September, many high-level influencers are joining FSC’s In Good Company 2015 in Durban, South Africa, to discuss the hot topics in forest product markets. read more …



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