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Tuesday, 01 August 2017
Update: Director General, Kim Carstensen, to visit in early 2018

Kim Carstensen is the Director General of the Forest Stewardship Council, a position he has held since October 2012. He was selected to succeed Andre de Freitas with the unanimous support of the FSC Board of Directors, who recognised that Mr. Carstensen’s proven track record as a global leader within the environment and development sectors make him extremely well-suited to consolidate FSC’s position as a global leader in responsible forest certification. read more …


Tuesday, 01 August 2017
Asia Pacific Region Reaches 10K+ Certificates!

FSC APAC 10,000+ CHThe number of certificate holders has increased significantly despite slow down growth in regional economy. read more …


Tuesday, 01 August 2017
PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON A REVISED PESTICIDES POLICY NOW OPEN

All stakeholders are invited to participate in an online consultation for a revised pesticides policy (Draft 1-0). You can provide feedback from 31 July until 29 October 2017. read more …


Tuesday, 01 August 2017
GROUP CERTIFICATION TO UNDERGO MINOR REVISION

We certify forests big and small - The FSC Standard for Group Entities in Forest Management Groups (FSC-STD-30-005 V1-0) is scheduled to be revised in the third quarter of 2017. read more …


Tuesday, 01 August 2017
NEW ONSITE TESTS FOR ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

In order to verify the applicability of the draft ecosystem services on the ground, FSC has begun new pilot tests that will continue to September 2017. The objective is to establish the steps required to demonstrate the impact that responsible forest management has on ecosystem services. read more …


Tuesday, 01 August 2017
JOIN THE TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP AND CONSULTATIVE FORUM FOR TRADEMARK STANDARD REVISION

FSC is calling for all stakeholders and technical experts to join the technical working group for the revision of the standard FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) - Requirements for promotional use of the FSC® trademarks by non-certificate holders. Stakeholders can also take part in parallel in a consultative forum on technical issues related to this revision. read more …



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