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Sunday, 28. April 2013
Vietnam: roadmap for FSC national standard incorporating ES & BC


SNV has consulted with FSC about the national standard development procedure. New approach for the national standard development was shared. The meeting with VNFOREST (MARD) was organised to get agreement to restart standard development process and gather information and search for agreement for filling transfer national standard application. On behalf of the Vietnam National Standard Development Group, SNV completed the FSC International Generic Indicators transfer form and submitted to FSC on 31st December 2012. The proposal was approved by PSU in February 2013. To follow-up, ForCES collaborating with VNFOREST has organised the first FSC national standard development group combining with visit of Mr. Alistair Monument, FSC Asia – Pacific Director tentatively on 1st March 2013.