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France and PEFC: Strong commitment to advance certification

Oct 10 2017 “I would first like to thank Stéphane Marchesi, who, after 16 years of leading PEFC...
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PEFC Stakeholder Dialogue exploring SMART solutions in forest...

Oct 06 2017 Log tracking, dynamic data transfer, blockchain… what are the ‘must have’...
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Experience Forests, Experience PEFC

Sep 19 2017 How do forests make a difference to your life? How do you experience the many benefits that...
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Orangutan takes first place in Indonesian photo contest

Sep 14 2017 Indonesia’s forests are diverse and beautiful, with their own distinctive features and...
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Spiraling, stunning and sustainable! The new staircase in The Hague City...

Sep 06 2017 A beautiful staircase, spiraling out into the air, is the showpiece of the recently renovated...
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Enthusiasm for forests at the heart of Germany’s winning photos!

Aug 31 2017 Stately Bavarian beech trees star in the winning photo of PEFC Germany’s ‘Erlebe den...
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Give your feedback on the Austrian and Romanian forest certification...

Jun 20 2017 PEFC invites stakeholders around the world to comment on the Austrian and Romanian national forest...
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France, Italy and Sweden achieve PEFC re-endorsement

Jun 14 2017 PEFC France, PEFC Italy and PEFC Sweden have all successfully achieved the re-endorsement of their...
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Cameroonian, Canadian and Uruguayan systems open for public consultation

May 12 2017 Stakeholders around the world are invited to comment on the Cameroonian, Canadian and Uruguayan...
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