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Wednesday, 09 June 2021
FSC UK Strategic Priorities 2021-24

Coed Nant (© FSC UK)© FSC UKOur new strategic plan builds on our previous three-year plans and is developed in the context of FSC’s global vision and mission and our own charitable objectives. It also takes into account the updated Global Strategy for FSC. read more …

Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Lottery company sponsors crucial biodiversity restoration project in France

(© FSC France)© FSC FranceGroupe Française des Jeux (FDJ), a French lottery company, is now sponsoring the restoration and preservation of biodiversity in the forest of Saint-Sylvestre, in south-western France. The forest, designated as a High Conservation Area, is owned by a group of FSC certificate holders and is represented by IP Forêt Services (FSC®C109669), asubsidiary of International Paper. This branch coordinates IP’s forest management actions in France. read more …

Friday, 21 May 2021
FSC Furniture Awards 2021: celebrating sustainable wooden furniture

FSC Furniture Awards 2021 heroThe first European edition of the FSC Furniture Awards has been launched: 7 competition categories and 5 special prizes to recognise the commitment of FSC-certified companies in the wooden furniture sector. read more …

Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Public Consultation Open: Share Your Feedback on the FSC Policy for Association

The consultation is open until 16 July 2021. We invite your feedback via the FSC Consultation Platformread more …

Wednesday, 19 May 2021
FSC certification for small and community woodlands - What, why and how? (POSTPONED)

(© G Szab)© G SzabSmall and community woods remain a minority of the FSC-certified area in the UK, but we’re convinced that there are a growing number of ways they can benefit from certification. read more …

Tuesday, 04 May 2021
FSC Extends Validity of FSC Policy Responses to COVID-19 and Publishes Amended General Auditing Derogation FSC-DER-2020-001

All COVID-19 derogations and interpretations are now valid through 31 December 2021. Additionally, the general auditing derogation FSC-DER-2020-001 has been amended by adding one additional option for handling forest management re-evaluation audits. read more …

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