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Tuesday, 03 October 2017
FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard Development in Namibia

Namibia SDG working groupThe FSC Principles and Criteria (P&C) set out the global requirements for achieving FSC forest management certification. read more …


Friday, 19 May 2017
SA draft national forest stewardship standard complete

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICSDG-SA would like to thank all those who submitted comments on the Draft 3 forest-tested version of the SA national FSC standard. read more …


Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Call for comments: Version 3.0 of the South African National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS)

Pesticides (© FSC IC)© FSC ICThis will be the last opportunity to comment prior to submission to the FSC for approval. Closing date for stakeholder comment is 30th January, 2017. read more …


Friday, 25 November 2016
Reminder: Controlled Wood Survey

Consultation (© FSC GB)© FSC GBThis is a reminder to take part in the FSC Controlled Wood Strategy Survey. The results of this survey will help shape the future of the Controlled Wood Program and FSC in general. Therefore, we strongly encourage you, as an FSC stakeholder, to make your opinions known. read more …


Friday, 23 September 2016
FSC Africa Newsletter

It has come to our attention that due to a server malfunction, the message sent yesterday regarding the language preference selection for the FSC Africa newsletter was received multiple times by some stakeholders. read more …


Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Integration of indicators based on ILOs Core Conventions Principles done in Cameroon and Republic of Congo

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICIn its 65th meeting in March 2014 the FSC International Board of Directors requested the FSC Secretariat to develop a FSC system wide solution for certificate holders’ compliance with fundamental workers’ rights (as expressed in the ILO Core Conventions and defined in the 1998 ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work). read more …



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