Businesses can use voluntary sustainability standards to contribute to Sustainable Development Goals #SDGs #ISEALimpacts

WWF/ISEAL report: SDGs mean business - How credible standards can help companies deliver the 2030 agenda (2017)

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At 14 stories high, The Tree Tower in Bergen (Norway) is the world’s tallest residential timber building yet. The trend for a more sustainable building is definitely here!
Maroon 5 lead guitarist James Valentine is now the proud owner of an FSC certified Martin Guitar. Valentine was handed this custom made beauty as ambassador to Martin Guitar and its commitment to the Rainforest Alliance's #FollowtheFrog campaign aimed at raising awareness of forest sustainability. Many great tunes with that guitar James!
How the Amazon rainforest is able to store the carbon emissions of its surrounding countries

Carbon uptake by Amazon forests matches region's emissions

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As Tanzania's cities grow, entrepreneur aims to curb deforestation by substituting plastic building materials for wood

Tanzanian start-up turns urban waste into

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Local workers at FSC certified forests in the Congo Basin are guaranteed important social benefits #SDGs #ISEALimpacts
Bonn, Germany (17 February, 2017) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to revoke the Schweighofer Group’s probation status and disassociate from the group.

FSC revokes probation and disassociates from the Schweighofer Group

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Asamblea General de FSC 2017
FSC General Assembly 2017
Ecosystem services provide society with a wide range of benefits such as reliable flows of water and forests are key to maintaining clean water supplies.
We are listening

We would like to assure everyone contacting us regarding their concerns for Romania’s forests that we are listening.

As a democratic organization, we encourage you to voice your concerns. Your passion for this cause is clear, and that is incredibly important to us.

FSC Board of Directors decisions always seek to reflect FSC’s core values: utmost respect for the...
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Every forest matters! Forests for All Forever.
“A cold wind was blowing from the north, and it made the trees rustle like living things.”
― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
A healthy forest ecosystem is rich in #biodiversity
Got the #BlueMonday blues? Brighten up your day with the beautiful colors of this tropical bird. Did you know that they play a major role in #forest regeneration thanks to seed dispersal?
The weekend's here. Relax. Take a walk in a forest.

How Forests Heal People

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Ever wondered what it looks like at the top of a giant sequoia 250 feet (76 m) up in the air? This amazing 360° video shows scientists from UC #Berkeley reach the canopy of these impressive trees in #California as part of research into how they are coping with persistent drought.
By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK, Jan 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Fashion giant Ralph Lauren Corp, ...

Ralph Lauren joins fight to ensure fabrics not damaging forests and lives

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