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Enabling sustainability in forest management - our unique approach

About PEFC

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 to advance responsible forestry. This brochure provides an overview of how we approach the core of our work, forest certification.

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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 to advance responsible forestry. This brochure provides an overview of how we approach the core of our work, forest certification.

PEFC Global Statistics, December 2020

About PEFC

As of December 2020, 324 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

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As of December 2020, 324 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

2020 PEFC Week Newsletter

PEFC Week newsletter

2020 has been a special year for all of us, in which we had to adapt and to find new ways of doing our everyday work to maintain our impact. But new challenges bring with them new opportunities, and the PEFC alliance is managing, growing and thriving, even in this new situation.

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2020 has been a special year for all of us, in which we had to adapt and to find new ways of doing our everyday work to maintain our impact. But new challenges bring with them new opportunities, and the PEFC alliance is managing, growing and thriving, even in this new situation.

25th General Assembly minutes

General Assembly minutes

The 25th PEFC General Assembly took place virtually with online voting.

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The 25th PEFC General Assembly took place virtually with online voting.

Minutes from the November 2020 Board meeting

Board minutes

This meeting took place as a conference call.

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This meeting took place as a conference call.

COVID-19

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