News & Updates


Thursday, 23. March 2017
Public consultation on Demonstrating the Impact of Forest Stewardship on Ecosystem Services

Policy and Standard Featured imageCheck the procedural document for certificate holders and a discussion paper on market tools and trademark use. The consultation period runs from 24 March to 21 May 2017. Read more …


Friday, 03. March 2017
Call for Public Consultation on FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS) field tested draft for Nepal

Comments on FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard (Field tested draft) for Nepal are welcome Read more …


Tuesday, 13. December 2016
Vietnam smallholders are doing it for themselves

Quang Tri ecosystem services training (© Nguyen Thi Hue)Sand, erosion, wind and poverty are the unlikely makings of a success story. But a group of smallholders in the central Vietnam province of Quang Tri have turned adversity into an … Read more …


Thursday, 08. December 2016
ForCES : Heading Towards Successful Completion in 2017

Charnawati landscape in the Dolakha District that the project team visited - Credit: Sini Savilaakso (© Credit: Sini Savilaakso)In a meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal, on 20–23 November 2016, the ForCES international steering committee affirmed that all project targets will be reached by December 2017. Read more …


Tuesday, 11. October 2016
Update: Development of the FSC Ecosystem Services Procedure

Community Leader in LombokFSC is creating incentives to preserve valuable ecosystem services in responsibly managed forests, by developing two new tools for certificate holders to access emerging markets … Read more …


Tuesday, 04. October 2016
International Conference on Sustainable Forest Management Certification for Resilient Ecosystems, Improved Governance and Local Livelihoods

24-25 November 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal Read more …