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24 February 2021

Public Consultation: Swiss forest certification system

PEFC system news

Give your feedback on the revised Swiss forest certification system. Deadline for comments is 9 April.

23 February 2021

PEFC FOR-TRADE Project receives support from UN-REDD


The PEFC FOR-TRADE initiative aims to strengthen trade through the institutionalization of forest certification infrastructure, supporting the reduction of trade barriers, promoting sustainable wood trade, improving livelihoods, and contributing to biodiversity protection.

22 February 2021

Indonesian forest certification system submitted for endorsement

PEFC system news

The Indonesian national forest certification system has been submitted to PEFC for endorsement. Get ready for the public consultation with our upcoming webinar.

22 February 2021

PEFC statement on the current situation in Myanmar - Update


PEFC is extremely concerned about the recent developments in Myanmar. We urge buyers to pay particular attention in their due diligence processes and, if in doubt, to apply the precautionary principle.

18 February 2021

Tomorrow’s Timber Talks – Towards the next building revolution

Sustainable construction

In the webinar Tomorrow’s Timber Talks, architectural engineer Pablo van der Lugt will outline the potential of timber construction in our time of resource scarcity and climate change, and discuss the key benefits of timber as a construction material.


See PEFC's latest COVID-19 guidance for certification bodies and certified entities.

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