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Thursday, 03. April 2014
FSC to Establish Roadmap for Re-Association with Danzer Group

Bonn, Germany - The International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to enter into negotiations with the Danzer Group about final steps to be completed before ending FSC's disassociation from the Danzer Group. read more …

Wednesday, 02. April 2014
FSC amends requirements for controlled wood risk assessment

© FSC A.C.Aligning certification standards with European law read more …

Friday, 28. March 2014
FSC takes part in Singapore’s largest furniture fair in 30 years

Hartono Prabowo, national representative of FSC IndonesiaThe Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has participated in Singapore’s annual International Furniture Fair, held 13-16 March 2014. Hartono Prabowo, national representative of FSC Indonesia, presented the Choose FSC website and described how this marketing tool can build the value of FSC certification in the Asian market. read more …

Friday, 28. March 2014
FSC receives £9,000 from Sainsbury’s

UK Minister of Civil Society, Nick Hurd (© Cabinet Office)© Cabinet OfficeUK Minister of Civil Society, Nick Hurd, helped UK retail chain Sainsbury’s celebrate the accomplishments of their enterprising annual Christmas recycling effort when he handed a check on 18 March 2014, for £9,000 to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) UK. read more …

Thursday, 27. March 2014
The Smallholders Update for the first quarter of 2014 is now published and ready to download

Smallholders Update Q1 2014 (© NCT Forestry Cooperative)© NCT Forestry CooperativeThe first quarter of 2014 brought some interesting aspects of projects and activities on FSC engagement related to Smallholders and Communities that you can read about in the Smallholders Update Q1 2014. In January the new Smallholder Support Manager, Annah Agasha, joined the FSC team and is now the new editor of the Smallholders Update. read more …

Friday, 21. March 2014
FSC challenges EU to recognize forest certification

© FSC NetherlandsAt the World Forest Summit in Stockholm on 20 March, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) challenged the European Commission to recognize the role of certification in European forests and its potential to contribute to the fight against the illegal timber trade. read more …

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