Standard Development Group News

Monday, 12 March 2018
SDG News Update from Congo Basin

Congo Basin NFSSStandard Development Groups Updates 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 …

Wednesday, 13 December 2017
National Forest Stewardship Standards are set to go public for Tanzania in 2018

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICThe Tanzanian Standards Development Group (SDG) received notification in July 2017 from the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Policy and Standard Unit (PSU) that a decision had been made by the Policy and Standard Committee (PSC) over the Tanzanian National Forest Stewardship Standards (NFSS). read more …

Wednesday, 04 October 2017

Gabonese field-testing in CFAD BambidieSDG News covering the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cameroon, Gabon and Republic of Congo read more …

Friday, 23 September 2016
South Africa FSC Standard development process on track, and attracts international acclaim and interest

(© FSC IC)© FSC ICThe National FSC standard development process is on track and the innovative approach adopted by the Standard Development Group (SDG-SA) has attracted international attention and commendation. SDG-SA elected at the outset to develop a Standard tailored to the South African timber plantation industry that could be applied to all scales of forestry, very much in line with the FSC’s global strategic plan. 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 …

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