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International Stakeholder Members

stakeholder-dialogue International Stakeholder membership is open to entities operating in two or more countries, or legally registered as international organizations.

Companies, organizations and associations whose principles and objectives are supportive of PEFC are welcome to apply.

International Stakeholder members have the same rights and obligations as all other PEFC members.

Benefits and opportunities of PEFC membership

  • Participate in the PEFC General Assembly with full voting rights
  • Join PEFC working groups and committees on relevant topics including standards revision, marketing and regional promotions.
  • Apply to PEFC’s Collaboration Fund for funding opportunities.
  • Partner with PEFC and other members on projects around the world.
  • Nominate representatives for consideration to the PEFC Board of Directors.
  • Support PEFC’s promotion of sustainable forest management and responsible procurement.
  • Engage in joint activities to increase the uptake of certification and market demand.
  • Benefit from bespoke training for your staff from the PEFC International team.
  • Exchange and discuss with other sustainability leaders at PEFC events.
  • Stay informed and abreast of PEFC developments throughout the year.

Find out how to become a PEFC International Stakeholder member or contact us at for more information.