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Thursday, 29 November 2018
Small Woods Project update

Small Woods Project (© FSC UK / E. Parker)© FSC UK / E. ParkerWhat is a small wood, and what are the issues to address in an FSC standard? read more …


Tuesday, 27 November 2018
Excellence in Forestry Awards 2019

RFS Excellence in Forestry Awards (© RFS)© RFSFSC UK is once again delighted to support the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Excellence in Forestry Awards. read more …


Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Tree Charter Day 2018: 24 November

Tree CharterAt FSC UK, we’re proud to have been one of more than 70 organisations that came together last November to mark the 800th anniversary of the 1217 Charter of the Forest with the launch of a new Charter for Trees, Woods and People, or Tree Charter for short. read more …


Tuesday, 20 November 2018
The Forestry Contractors International Working Group explores new ways to develop smallholder certification

FSC GD New Approaches (© FSC GD/Christian Irrgang)© FSC GD/Christian IrrgangThe New Approaches for Smallholders and Communities Certification (commonly named ‘New Approaches’) team and the Forestry Contractors International Working Group met at the end of October to explore new solutions to increase smallholder certification worldwide. read more …


Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Selection of FSC-certified group managers to participate in international pilot

FSC GD New Approaches (© FSC GD/Christian Irrgang)© FSC GD/Christian IrrgangThe New Approaches for Smallholders and Communities Certification (or ‘New Approaches’) team – who leads this project – selected four forest management groups to take part in an international pilot test. The testing will determine whether including forestry contractors in a group of private forest owners who have already achieved FSC certification would decrease their forest management costs. The tests have started at the end of September and will last one year. read more …


Monday, 19 November 2018
Chain of Custody Project Certification Consultation - Deadline 13 January

FSCStakeholders are invited to comment on revised draft standards FSC-STD-40-006 Chain of Custody Standard for Project Certification and FSC-STD-20-011 Chain of Custody Evaluations from 13 November 2018 to 13 January 2019. read more …



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