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Tuesday, 09 July 2013
Appointment of the FSC African Director

FSC international is very pleased to announce that Chris Burchmore has been appointed as FSC’s Regional Director for Africa, starting on the 1st of June. He will establish the Regional Office for Africa in South Africa, and will coordinate the establishment of an East Africa Coordinator and a Congo Basin Coordinator, who will both be part of the African Regional Office. His mission will be to lead and coordinate the establishment and implementation of a FSC African Regional Strategy, in close cooperation with FSC Network Partners in Africa and FSC International. read more …

Sunday, 07 July 2013
FSC and PEFC jointly call for rejection of proposal for ISO Chain of Custody Standard for certified forest products

FSC and PEFC, the two organisations together accounting for some 98% of the world’s certified forests and chain of custody certificates, called upon members of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to not support a proposal for an ISO standard to be developed for certified forest products as it stands. read more …

Monday, 20 May 2013

Decision due to reputational risks for FSC linked to stakeholder disputes in the Democratic Republic of Congo read more …

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