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Increasing good forest management globally: certification and beyond

Nov 15 2018 “What is the value PEFC as a sustainability organisation can deliver – beyond certification?”...
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PEFC Board Elections 2018

Nov 15 2018 Peter Latham will continue as Chairman of the PEFC International Board for another three years,...
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A leap forward for sustainable forest management and smallholders

Nov 14 2018 Today was a future defining day for PEFC, as the PEFC General Assembly voted on the approval of...
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PAFC Gabon poised to contribute to Gabon’s commitment to sustainable...

Nov 01 2018 “We are ready and prepared to assist our country in achieving its objective to become the world...
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Head Above Water: PEFC-certified timber helps to challenge mental health...

Oct 10 2018 Visitors to London’s South Bank last month saw a dramatic change to the city’s skyline, all in...
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Unity in diversity in Japan’s new National Olympic Stadium

Oct 05 2018 How can all of Japan’s 47 prefectures be united in a New National Olympic Stadium? Through timber...
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Chain of Custody auditor training in Bulgaria – register now!

Nov 08 2018 Auditors from Bulgaria and surrounding countries are invited to join our PEFC Chain of Custody...
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PEFC Chain of Custody Standard – an update on the revision process

Oct 30 2018 With over 20,000 PEFC Chain of Custody certified companies worldwide, our Chain of Custody...
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Chain of Custody auditor training in Southeast Asia – register now!

Sep 26 2018 Auditors from around Southeast Asia are invited to join our Chain of Custody auditor training...
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