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Friday, 12. December 2014
Peruvian indigenous communities help to neutralise the carbon footprint of major sustainability event

Indigenous communities located in Ucayali, Peru have agreed to compensate for the carbon footprint of an international event organised by the Forest Stewardship Council®read more …

Tuesday, 09. December 2014
JAIME LEVY (25 November 1949 – 6 December 2014)

JAIME LEVY (25 November 1949 – 6 December 2014) (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.This is a sad time for the FSC family as we mourn the loss of Jaime Levy, world renowned advocate for the rights of indigenous peoples and a past member of FSC’s International … read more …

Monday, 08. December 2014
FSC Welcomes Recognition of FSC Scheme by Australian Government

On 30 November 2014, certain provisions of the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012 (Cth) became operative. read more …

Friday, 05. December 2014
Final Review: IGIs & SIR Guideline

Rosario Gálan, IGI Coordinator (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.As this chapter comes to an end, we’d like to ask you for your input one last time. read more …

Wednesday, 03. December 2014
Standard Setting: General Accreditation Standard Open for First Public Consultation

Tell us what you think! (© R~P~M via Compfight cc)© R~P~M via Compfight ccStakeholders are invited to comment on the first revised draft of the General Accreditation standard (FSC-STD-20-001) by 09 February 2015. read more …

Monday, 01. December 2014
Revised FSC Procedures for National Risk Assessment Development Approved

© freeimages.comThe FSC Board of Directors has approved revised normative procedures for the development and approval of FSC National Risk Assessments (NRAs). The documents, approved at the … read more …

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