Interesting Snippets

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
FSC and the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

Global partnership logoFSC joined the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration in 2016. In 2017, FSC is taking an exciting step to participate in the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration, which aims to restore 150 million hectares of the world’s deforested and degraded land by 2020 and 350 million hectares by 2030. read more …

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Advancing SDG Implementation through Forest Certification

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICA year after the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted, implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) it introduced has gained momentum. read more …

Friday, 09 December 2016
Danone advert in Tunisia displays FSC certified packaging

Take a look at this great advert for Danao, Danone. read more …

Thursday, 27 October 2016
Labelwise campaign launches in South Africa

Labelwise (© FSC Africa)© FSC AfricaA global first: a brand new campaign that celebrates the (keyboard) power of South Africans was launched in October 2016. The campaign aims to help ordinary South Africans understand what impact the content of their shopping baskets and smart devices can have on saving the planet and empowering local communities. read more …

Thursday, 27 October 2016
$24 million dollars to restore forests in Ghana using FSC certified plantations.

forestOn 22 September, the African Development Bank (AfDB) announced that it had granted approval for $24 million to be channelled towards restoring degraded forest reserves and doubling a Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified forest plantation in Ghana. read more …

Monday, 17 October 2016
FSC Controlled Wood Strategy podcast available for download.

CW (© FSC IC)© FSC ICThe Controlled Wood strategy process, headed by the FSC Board Strategy Planning committee, is now underway! If you are confused about the current state of Controlled Wood (CW), or just want to know more about it, you can now listen to our podcast. read more …

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