News and topics around our activities

Monday, 20. October 2014
FSC closes the investigation of New Forests Company and its Uganda Plantations

© FSC A.C.FSC has decided to close its investigation of the allegations that were raised by Oxfam about violations of FSC’s Principles & Criteria by New Forests Company (NFC) in September 2011. read more …

Friday, 17. October 2014
Download and share IGIs & Transfer Process presentation

Rosario Galán, IGI Project Coordinator from FSC International, (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.Following a successful side meeting at the 2014 General Assembly (GA), Rosario Galán, IGI Project Coordinator from FSC International, shares some facts about the process of developing the IGIs, including the results of the public consultations. read more …

Friday, 17. October 2014
Centralized National Risk Assessment update

© SXC.huThe risk assessments for each Controlled Wood category of unacceptable sources are ongoing in the majority of the top 20 priority countries and are close to being completed for consultation periods beginning in November 2014. read more …

Thursday, 16. October 2014
Small acts, big impacts

+ (© MCDI)© MCDIIn today’s globalized world, big business and smallholders have greater access to new opportunities. But for both, these opportunities come with their fair share of challenges. read more …

Thursday, 16. October 2014
Smallholders: Today is the day for certification

Luís Calaim, Secretary General at FENAFLORESTA (© Jesse Cruz)© Jesse CruzWe bring you the success of Federação Nacional das Cooperativas de Produtores Florestais, FENAFLORESTA, a smallholders’ group in Portugal, which recently acquired its FSC certificate. Jesse Cruz reports the words of Luis Calaim, their group manager. read more …

Thursday, 09. October 2014
FSC® at the XXIV IUFRO World Congress

FSC M&E poster presentation at IUFRO (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C. read more …

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