FSC Core Labour Requirements Update

FSC has included the FSC core labour requirements in its chain of custody standard to provide added protection for the rights of workers in all FSC certified operations.

New FSC Core Labour Requirements Further Protect Workers

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has released new core labour requirements in its chain of custody certification standard to provide added protection for the rights of workers in all FSC certified operations.

Conserving Habitat for Caribou

FSC standard at heart of new collaborative push to conserve habitat for Alberta’s woodland caribou

FSC Week #StandforForests Toolkit is now available!

Our FSC Week #standforforests toolkit has arrived! Packed with tools designed to help you easily share your commitment to responsible forestry and FSC with staff, followers, customers and supporters during FSC Week (September 20-24).

Supported by top Environmental Organizations

From the air we breath, to the products we use and the medicines we need, humans could not survive without forests.

Greenpeace Canada supports FSC Canada

The climate is changing. The fragile earth, including our forests, needs a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action.

Committed to Upholding Indigenous Peoples’ Rights

“FSC has brought Indigenous rights and titles to the forefront of forestry practice.” Valérie Courtois, Director at the Indigenous Leadership Initiative, member of the Innu community of Mashteuiatsh and Registered Forest Professional (RFP).

FSC 2021 Leadership Awards Nominations Now Open

The FSC Leadership Awards recognize excellence in the trade and use of FSC-certified products and in demonstrated commitment to responsible forest management.

Progress in the Pandemic: 2020 Annual Report

Despite the challenges wrought by the pandemic in2020, FSC Canada made necessary adjustments to continue to drive our steadfast commitment to responsible forest management.

Register now for our Virtual AGM | May 26, 2021

Register today for FSC Canada’s first ever Virtual Annual General Meeting on May 26, 2021 from 1pm to 5pm EDT 10 am to 2pm PDT – a day aimed to build and harness our collective purpose to find solutions to meet the needs of our forests.

Save the Date. FSC Week | September 20 – 24

This year, to celebrate responsible forestry and FSC, we have designed an entire week of celebrations culminating in FSC Friday - our annual global awareness day.

Small-Scale, Low Intensity and Community Forests Standard Progress Update

To help small and community forests attain FSC certification, FSC has been working to modify requirements that take into account the size, intensity and capacity of operations in these forests to ensure the new standard can be equally applicable to small-scale, low intensity and community forests.

Changes to the FSC Canada Board of Directors

FSC Canada would like to welcome Etienne Vezina, Resolute Forest Products to the FSC Canada Board of Directors.

FSC Canada Welcomes New Team Member

FSC Canada welcomes back Orrin Quinn as Regional Manager, Western Canada

Forest Carbon Research Underway

After an extensive review process, FSC US and FSC Canada have selected SCS Global Services to conduct research into the forest carbon impacts of FSC certification in the Pacific West, Southeast US and Canadian boreal forests.

Caribou Trainings - register today!

FSC Canada invites you to attend a training session on caribou requirements in FSC Canada’s new forest management standard.

FSC Canada Endorses BC First Nations Forest Strategy

Vancouver, BC (February 16, 2021) – The Forest Stewardship Council of Canada (FSC) has announced their full support of the BC First Nations Forest Strategy (the ‘Forest Strategy’).

Good News for Caribou

Across the boreal forests of Canada, “grey ghosts” have roamed for hundreds of years, elusive creatures that seek out forest landscapes undisturbed by humans.

FSC International releases Global Strategy 2021-2026

The FSC Global Strategy 2021-2026 was approved by the FSC International Board of Directors in their 86th meeting on 16-20 November 2020. The new strategy sets the direction and the intended outcomes for FSC International until 2026.