News and topics around our activities

Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Transparent technology: Initial field studies of TransparentForests are well-received

ForestIn 2006, FSC set out to develop a web-based platform that would integrate forest management data with independently generated maps which would be accessible to all FSC stakeholders. read more …

Friday, 05 August 2016
Centralised National Risk Assessment in Swaziland is underway.

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICFSC Southern Africa has commenced the process of the Centralised National Risk Assessment (CNRA) in Swaziland with Category 3. read more …

Friday, 05 August 2016
Responsible Rio: Millions of FSC-certified products will be used at 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.

A guide to where you’ll find responsibly-sourced FSC forest products at the Rio Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games read more …

Monday, 01 August 2016
Call for working group members for Controlled Wood National risk assessment for Cat 1 & Cat 3 in South Africa.

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICDuring the 2011 FSC General Assembly, the FSC Membership passed Policy Motion 51 to ‘Strengthen the Controlled Wood System’. The motion includes a revision of the Controlled Wood Standard (FSC-STD-40-005), an evaluation of existing risk assessments, the phasing out of company-developed Risk Assessments and the development of FSC National Controlled Wood Risk Assessments. read more …

Monday, 01 August 2016
Status on National Forest Stewardship Standards

Consultation (© FSC GB)© FSC GBProgress has been made towards finalizing National Forest Stewardship Standards for a number of countries: read more …

Monday, 01 August 2016
FSC Africa welcomes new staff.

New staff (© FSC Africa)© FSC AfricaThe FSC Africa team is growing! We are proud to welcome two new staff members. read more …

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