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PEFC and the Financial Sector

PEFC and the Financial Sector

How forest certification can help financial professionals manage environmental risk and verify sustainability is the topic of the PEFC and the Financial Sector brochure. This publication explores why forest certification is relevant to finance, how financial instutions can use and benefit from...

PEFC Annual Review 2014 - Towards the Tipping Point

PEFC Annual Review 2014 - Towards the Tipping Point

'Towards the tipping point' describes our work and the progress we achieved in many different ways in 2014. "An important indicator as to how far we’ve come in promoting sustainable forest management was the outcome of the first PEFC/GfK Global Consumer Survey, revealing the vast extent to...

Enabling Sustainability in Forest Management - Introducing PEFC’s Unique Approach to Forest Certification

Enabling Sustainability in Forest Management - Introducing PEFC’s Unique Approach to Forest Certification

Forest certification is at the core of our work, as we promote and enable sustainable forest management around the world. We recognize that while the concept of sustainable forest management is global in nature, its implementation is local. This is why we work with local organizations and people...

What makes PEFC unique AND the system of choice?

What makes PEFC unique AND the system of choice?

This one-pager presenst some of the unique and distinguishing features of PEFC when compared to other international certification systems. As the largest forest certification system globally PEFC is the certification system of choice, with over 300 million hectares of forests globally upholding...

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The Business Benefits of PEFC Certification

The Business Benefits of PEFC Certification

From small and medium-sized enterprises to global brands, more and more companies along the timber value chain are looking to demonstrate that the forest-based materials they are using come from legal and sustainable sources. Some are doing so in response to legislation and regulatory...

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PEFC Certified

Forests area: 300 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 18,800

(as of December 2016)
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Collaboration Fund 2017

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