Interesting Snippets


Thursday, 08 October 2020
FSC Forest Carbon Monitoring Tool Ready for Use

Carbon monitoring tool (© FSC international)© FSC internationalFSC forest management certificate holders now have a customized, cost-effective and practical tool at their disposal to calculate forest carbon. read more …


Monday, 27 April 2020
Covid-19 update for Certification Bodies

Audit assessment in Namibia (© FSC)© FSCGiven the developments around the global outbreak of COVID-19 and the extensive travel restrictions, we have adjusted our requirements. read more …


Tuesday, 21 April 2020
Thoughts on Responsible forest management in a Post-COVID-19 era in the Congo Basin.

Emmanuel Groutel – Portrait  (© @Wale)© @WaleFor the last few weeks, nature's sounds can be heard again in cities, forests and natural settings are rediscovered. Many speculate about how the world will be different when the covid19 crisis is over. Environmental concerns will be at the forefront of policies. Will it really? Won't all those good intentions soon be forgotten? read more …


Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Pulling Together in a Time of Isolation

Kim Carstensen – Kim Carstensen (© FSC international)© FSC internationalLike many organizations around the world, FSC International held its very first virtual staff meeting a few weeks ago. read more …


Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Seeing 2020: why the forestry industry must strive for gender equality

Gender (© FSC GD)© FSC GDIn this guest special, Chairperson of the FSC International Board of Directors, Rulita Wijayaningdyah describes her first-hand experience of gender equality, and inequality, in the forestry industry. read more …


Sunday, 15 March 2020
International Day of Forest, March 21st, 2020

Two Cheetahs – Two cheetas (© FSC)© FSCFSC forest management standards place strict requirements on forest managers to maintain biodiversity and ecosystem functions. read more …



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