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Monday, 06. January 2014
Social values of forests highlighted in FSC side-event at the European Forest Week

© FSC EuropeOn 12 December, the FSC side-event, ‘FSC certification in Scandinavia: Highlighting the social value of forests’ took place at the European Forest Week in Rovaniemi, Finland. The agenda focused on FSC certification and social issues, new aspects of FSC’s social policy and the role of FSC in protecting the rights of indigenous people. read more …

Friday, 20. December 2013
FSC launches a new version of its Public Certificate Search

© FSC A.CThe updated version of the Public Certificate Search is now available on the website of FSC International. read more …

Friday, 20. December 2013
Changes to the Revised Annual Accreditation Fee (AAF) Policy

A number of changes have been made to the revised AAF Policy (FSC-POL-20-005 V2). read more …

Thursday, 19. December 2013
Implementation of FSC-DIR-40-005

© FSC A.CSourcing of co-products under the EU Timber Regulation read more …

Thursday, 19. December 2013
Online Claims Platform update

Bonn, 19 December 2013 – FSC acknowledges the concerns of some companies related to the Online Claims Platform (OCP). During consultations with a variety of organizations, it has been clear that all agree the integrity of FSC certification must be protected. At the same time, a number of companies are not yet convinced that the OCP is the appropriate answer. read more …

Tuesday, 17. December 2013
Resolute Forest Products undertakes to regain certification

FSC notes the stated commitment of Resolute Forest Products to regain certification of three Canadian certificates that were marked for suspension from 1 January 2014. read more …

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