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Help Green Foundation Nepal Deliver Community Relief

Apr 30 2015 "Our small team of Green Foundation Nepal, the Federation of Community Forestry Users Nepal...
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Australian and Portuguese National Systems Achieve PEFC Re-endorsement

Apr 28 2015 Australia and Portugal have become the latest countries to successfully achieve the...
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Climate Change Threatening Forests, PEFC Warns on Earth Day

Apr 22 2015 The significant and potentially dramatic impact of climate change on forests, while well...
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Sustainable Forestry to the Sound of Musical Notes: The First...

Apr 21 2015 Sweet music could be heard last month at the MADE Expo in Milan, Italy, as the world’s...
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AFS Ltd Appoints New CEO

Apr 17 2015 Simon Dorries has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Australian Forestry Standard (AFS)...
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PEFC in the Spotlight in South America

Apr 15 2015 Current and future opportunities for PEFC in South America to expand forest certification and the...
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Australian and Portuguese National Systems Achieve PEFC Re-endorsement

Apr 28 2015 Australia and Portugal have become the latest countries to successfully achieve the...
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Public Consultation on Guidance on Social Requirements in Chain of...

Mar 31 2015 Stakeholders globally are encouraged to provide input, feedback and comments on the PEFC...
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PEFC Announces Upcoming Training Schedule

Mar 27 2015 From the auditors who verify companies’ chain of custody to our National members, we...
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