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5 May 2020

The Bosnian PEFC initiative meets the Republic of Srpska’s government


The Bosnian PEFC initiative met representatives from the Republic of Srpska to discuss the advancement of the Bosnia and Herzegovinian initiative to become a national member of PEFC and the support to develop a national system for the country.

30 April 2020

International benchmarks adapted to regional needs – our national standards

20th anniversary

PEFC national systems are developed locally, enabling our national members to tailor them to the specific ecosystems, the legal framework and the socio-cultural context in their countries. Our national member for Malaysia walks us through the development and revision of their national standard.

28 April 2020

The forest is different in every moment, every season

Forests in photos

This month, Miroslav Mydlo, a runner up in our 2019 ‘Experience Forests, Experience PEFC’ photo contest tells us more about his photo ‘Life on the move’ and why the forest fascinates and inspires him.

23 April 2020

Revising our national standards – insights from Chile

20th anniversary

We continuously review how to best manage our forests - globally and locally. Andre Laroze from Certfor/PEFC Chile tells us more about the revision process of the Chilean Forest Management Standard.

22 April 2020

Show us your forest photos and become the 2020 PEFC Photographer of the Year!

Forests in photos

With many of us stuck inside, it is the perfect moment to escape to the forests in our imaginations! Submit you best forest photos and help all of us to dream away for a moment.


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