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Forest Stewardship Council

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting environmentally sound, socially beneficial and economically prosperous management of the world's forests. FSC was created in 1994 to help consumers and businesses identify products from well-managed forests and sets standards by which forests are certified, offering credible verification to people who are buying wood and wood products.

    FSC’s Recent Certification in Indonesia Gives Its Forests a Chance to Thrive Image

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    10-02-18

    FSC’s Recent Certification in Indonesia Gives Its Forests a Chance to Thrive

    The Forest Stewardship Council’s (FSC) recent addition of Indonesia’s P.T. Wapoga Mutiara Timber Unit II (WMT II), to its to its ever-growing family of FSC-compliant forest management (FM) concessions is of special significance in a country that has the second worst rates of tropical deforestatio...

    FSC Launches Ecosystem Services Procedure Image

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    05-23-18

    FSC Launches Ecosystem Services Procedure

    The Forest Stewardship Council has launched the Ecosystem Services Procedure (FSC-PRO-30-006), which aims to create incentives for the preservation of valuable ecosystem services in responsibly managed forests. This is a world-first in forest certification.

    Ecosystem services represent a r...

    FSC Announces the Bonn Initiative at COP23 Image

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    11-16-17

    FSC Announces the Bonn Initiative at COP23

    Demonstrating how the private sector can play a major role in mitigating climate change, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced today at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in Bonn the support from IKEA

    FSC Gathers Global Forestry Leaders to Plan Future of Re-Sponsible Forest Management Image

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    09-22-17

    FSC Gathers Global Forestry Leaders to Plan Future of Re-Sponsible Forest Management

    The world’s leading forest certification organization, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), will hold its triennial global General Assembly in Vancouver, Canada from 8 to 13 October, 2017. O...

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