Forstzertifizierungen

10 March 2022 07:35

FSC blockiert Holz aus Russland und Belarus

 

Der FSC signalisierte seine Solidarität mit allen Opfern dieser Gewalt. „All unsere Gedanken sind bei der Ukraine und ihren Bürgern; auch wir hoffen auf eine Rückkehr zum Frieden. Darüber hinaus haben wir Mitleid mit denjenigen Menschen in Belarus und Russland, die diesen Krieg nicht wollen“, sagte FSC-Generaldirektor Kim Carstensen.Weiterlesen...


07 March 2022 14:00

The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC International) has announced that all timber coming from Russia and Belarus are now considered “conflict timber.”
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25 October 2021 09:45

The FSC International has elected to its Board of Directors Mark Asante Ofori, General Secretary of the Ghana’s Timber Woodworkers Union (TWWU). Representing the social chamber south from 2021 to 2025, Ofori replaces Rulita Wijayaningdyah of KAHUTINDO-Indonesia. Weiterlesen...


05 April 2021 06:00

Die GS Facket, die schwedische Gewerkschaft für die Druck-, Holz- und Forstwirtschaft, hat den Weltforstrat (FSC) dazu aufgerufen, keine Zertifizierungen mehr für Rohmaterialien auszustellen, die von der Militärjunta in Myanmar exportiert werden. Weiterlesen...


25 February 2021 13:15

BWI started its “Workers’ Voices Webinar Series” with a discussion on stewardship in the forestry and value chain on 17 February. Weiterlesen...


10 February 2021 13:50

PEFC is extremely concerned about the recent developments in Myanmar. In response, it is seeking assurances from the Myanmar Forest Certification Committee (MFCC - the national member for PEFC in Myanmar) and the one PEFC chain of custody certified company in the country that the rights of workers and trade unions are not being infringed.Weiterlesen...


05 February 2021 04:50

To promote spaces for meaningful discussions among trade unionists, BWI launched the “BWI Conversations,” an informative vlog hosted by its General Secretary, Ambet Yuson. Weiterlesen...


03 February 2021 09:12

As part of BWI’s "Workers’ Voices” Webinar Series, we would like to invite you to a global webinar on stewardship in the forestry and value chain on 17 February 2021 at 16:00 to 18:30 CET.Weiterlesen...


02 February 2021 03:35

Work-related fatalities and precarious working conditions plague Turkey’s forestry sector. This was the report of the BWI-affiliated Civil Servants Union of Agriculture, Forestry, Husbandry and Environment of Turkey (TARIM ORMAN-IS) after it concluded monitoring several forest areas in the country. Weiterlesen...