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Wednesday, 06. August 2014
SAVE THE DATE: ‘Opportunities and benefits of sustainable tropical timber’ conference

© STTCAn event of the European Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition (European STTC), organized by FSC Germany on 1st September 2014, at spoga+gafa 2014, Cologne read more …

Friday, 01. August 2014
Update on FSC Controlled Wood risk assessments

Policy Officer, Darren Brown, is part of the Policy & Standards team at FSC International.The FSC Controlled Wood Centralized National Risk Assessment (CNRA) is progressing, allowing us to make more detailed plans for implementing the project during the rest of year and beyond. read more …

Friday, 01. August 2014
FSC invites stakeholder comments on the proposal to revise the FSC-STD-40-006

FSC invites stakeholder comments on the proposal to revise the FSC-STD-40-006 (© FSC U.K.)© FSC U.K.With this message, the Policy and Standards Unit (PSU) proposes to revise the Chain of Custody Standard for Project Certification (FSC-STD-40-006). read more …

Wednesday, 30. July 2014
Register now for the FSC GA 2014 and save!

© FSC A.C.The FSC General Assembly (GA) 2014 is only a couple of months away, and if you register before this Thursday, 31 July 2014, you qualify for regular registration – a saving of 250 Euros! read more …

Friday, 18. July 2014
FSC Friday 2014: Join the celebrations!

FSC Friday 2014: Join the celebrations!FSC Friday is our annual celebration of responsible forestry. This year it will take place on Friday 26 September. The event first began in the UK in 2008 and since then has been growing every year. Last year more than 23,000 people took part in FSC Friday events in 27 countries around the world, from Poland to Peru and Canada to Kazakhstan. Take a look at the website ( for more information. read more …

Friday, 18. July 2014
FSC Advice Notes amended to add due diligence legislation to applicable laws and regulations used in different FSC standards

FSC Advice Notes amended (©© pixabay.comOn 10 July 2014, FSC’s policy and standards unit approved amendments to three advice notes that extend the ‘Minimum list of applicable laws, regulations and nationally-ratified international treaties, conventions and agreements’ that must be followed to meet the requirements of different FSC standards. read more …

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