The main driver of deforestation and forest degradation is the expansion of agricultural land, which is linked to the production of commodities that are imported such as soy, beef, palm oil, wood, rubber, cocoa, and coffee.

FSC has opened the registration to join the revision process of the chain of custody certification and the chain of custody evaluations standards.

FSC is updating the Lists of Highly Hazardous Pesticides based on the existing criteria, indicators, thresholds and sources through an accelerated revision process as described in FSC-PRO-01-001 The Development and Revision of FSC Requirements.

FSC Forest Week 2023 will be taking place 23 - 29 September and you can now register to take part

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, announced 85 new appointments to the Order of Canada, including FSC Canada’s Chair of the Board of Directors, Clifford Wallis from the Alberta Wilderness Association (AWA).

In the 2022 Annual Report, FSC Canada highlights the important work undertaken to help ensure resilient forests across the country.

FSC welcomes three new members; seeks to fill open position on SDG Indigenous Chamber

The Performance and Standard Unit (PSU) of FSC International has just approved a new interpretation of the FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard of Canada (FSC-STD-CAN-01-2018) related to the caribou indicator.

Samsung Canada and Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Canada team up to help protect and preserve Canadian forests.

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announces the withdrawal of the remaining forest management certificates in Russia by the respective certification bodies. This is due to the decision by Assurance Services International (ASI) to terminate its FSC assurance activities in Russia.

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