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Monday, 01 July 2013
Smallholder Update for Q2

Horse Logging (© M.Karmann / FSC I.C.)© M.Karmann / FSC I.C.The Smallholder Update for the second quarter of 2013 is now published and you can download it here. read more …

Monday, 01 July 2013
New Dairy Roadmap Environmental Sustainability Report Sets FSC Targets for Paper-Based Dairy Packaging

(c) First Milk LimitedThe Dairy Roadmap Environmental Sustainability Report highlights the commitment of farmers to produce more while impacting less, and two of the new goals in the latest report set targets for the paper used in dairy carton packaging to be FSC certified. read more …

Tuesday, 25 June 2013
Million Hectare Milestone for the Borneo Initiative

The Borneo InitiativeOne million more hectares of responsibly managed forest in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea read more …

Monday, 24 June 2013
High Conservation Value - Common Guidance Consultation Launched

(c) Max MoreOver the past couple of years FSC has been working with others to provide Guidance on the High Conservation Value (HCV) concept with a focus on forests. With the help of the HCV Resource Network and others, a draft set of guidance, which has been available since June 2012, has been produced. Since then Proforest (Ellen Brown), on behalf of the HCV Resource Network, has been working on an updated guidance document for HCV identification across different ecosystems and land uses (not just forests and related ecosystems). This is now the final round of consultation for the draft document. read more …

Monday, 24 June 2013
International Generic Indicator (IGI) Process Update: The Third IGI Group Meeting Has Taken Place

The FSC International Generic Indicator (IGI) Group (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.The FSC International Generic Indicator (IGI) Group have met to start analysing the feedback from the first public consultation of the first draft of the IGIs. The group also worked to agree on the next steps for the second draft. read more …

Monday, 24 June 2013
Save the Date – FSC General Assembly 2014

Save the Date – FSC General Assembly 2014The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Board of Directors has decided to hold the 7th FSC General Assembly in Seville, Spain, from 7–14 September 2014. read more …

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