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Thursday, 27. August 2015
Update on Controlled Wood Company Risk Assessments

Board Decision (© FSC G.D.)© FSC G.D.Bonn, Germany (28 August 2015) – Company risk assessments will no longer be eliminated on 31 December 2015, as previously communicated; rather company risk assessments will be phased out over time by replacing the current standard – that allows these risk assessments - with a revised standard – that after a transition period will no longer allow company risk assessments in their current form. read more …

Thursday, 27. August 2015
Ask me anything on the FSC Policy for Association drafts

FSC Live transmition (© FSC GD)© FSC GDFSC stakeholders are invited to participate in a one-hour call-in meeting with FSC International staff and ask questions that will help inform the consultation process of the Policy for Association drafts. There will not be a presentation; rather this session is open to answer stakeholder questions. read more …

Friday, 21. August 2015
Consultation on FSC Policy for Association drafts explained

Webinar (© FSC AC)© FSC ACTo better share information on the changes being proposed to these core documents, a recorded webinar is now available to stakeholders – in both English and in Spanish. read more …

Wednesday, 12. August 2015
New study proves FSC certification profitable for businesses

New study proves FSC certification profitable for businesses (© FSC GD)© FSC GDWednesday 12 Aug 2015: In addition to numerous environmental and social benefits resulting from FSC certification, a new WWF study has shown that there is a concrete economic benefit - on average, forestry companies can earn an extra US$1.80 for every cubic metre of FSC-certified timber. read more …

Friday, 07. August 2015
FSC Processes & Reviews 03 August 2015

Processes & Reviews (© FSC GD)© FSC GDPlease find below the current FSC processes and reviews that are open, or upcoming, for 03 August 2015. We look forward to your participation and engagement in helping us improve FSC. read more …

Friday, 07. August 2015
Forestry in Africa: join us for In Good Company 2015 ahead of FAO’S World Forestry Congress

In Good Company 2015 (IGC 2015) (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.This September, FSC’s In Good Company 2015 (IGC 2015) and FAO’s World Forestry Congress (WFC 2015) are taking place just days apart in Durban, South Africa. read more …

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