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Endorsement and Mutual Recognition of National Systems and their Revision (PEFC GD 1007:2012)

Endorsement and Mutual Recognition of National Systems and their Revision (PEFC GD 1007:2012)

This document describes the endorsement and mutual recognition process and refers to PEFC Standards and Guidelines. Procedures for the endorsement and mutual recognition of new, reviewed, revised and/or amended systems are described. The endorsement of a system means that the members of the PEFC...

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Nomination for Election of the PEFC Council Chairman, Vice Chairmen and Members of the Board of Directors (GL 3/2010)

Nomination for Election of the PEFC Council Chairman, Vice Chairmen and Members of the Board of Directors (GL 3/2010)

The objective of these guidelines is to describe the rules and procedures for nominations and election of the Chairman, Vice Chairmen and members of the Board of Directors.  

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PEFC Council Procedures for the Investigation and Resolution of Complaints and Appeals (GL 7/2007)

PEFC Council Procedures for the Investigation and Resolution of Complaints and Appeals (GL 7/2007)

Describes the responsibilities and actions of PEFC Council and PEFC National Governing Bodies for the investigation and resolution of complaints and appeals.  

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Forests area: 304 million ha
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Companies (CoC): > 19,800

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