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FSC has joined 100+ NGOs supporting the #Together4Forests movement.
The FSC Ecosystem Services Procedure has helped Maderacre verify its positive impacts on biodiversity and carbon.
Companies committed to sustainable forest management in the Congo are doing their part to advance the life of Indigenous Peoples, like the Baaka, with dignity.
Africa has an estimated 636 million ha of forest - about 26 percent of land area (according to data from World Bank and FAO). From the lush Congo rainforest to the woodlands of Uganda, there is a wide range of habitats, biodiversity, and wildlife in this region.
Sub-regional Offices Congo Basin
Libreville, Gabon and Brazzaville, Republic of Congo
Sub-regional Office Eastern Africa
Sub-regional office – Southern Africa
Pretoria, South African Republic
The Asia Pacific region is home to over 750 million hectares of forests – 18% of global forest cover. Southeast Asia is the world’s third-largest forested area, with its forests encompassing countless sites that are rich in biodiversity.
FSC Asia Pacific
Address: 1 Tramway Path, Central, Hong Kong
Address: 552 Victoria St, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3053
Address: Rm 3A12, No. 11 Dongshuijing Hutong, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100102, China
FSC Greater Mekong - Thailand
Address: Bangkok, Thailand
FSC Greater Mekong - Vietnam
Address: Hanoi, Vietnam
Address: 10th Floor, WeWork Hebbal, RMZ Latitude, Hebbal, Bengaluru 560024 India
Address: Level 3A, World Trade Center 5, Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav 29, Jakarta 12920, Indonesia
Address: 2-18-5 Okamoto, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, 157-0076 Japan
Address: Suite 12A-1, Level 12A, Tower 1, Wisma Amfirst, Jalan Stadium SS7/15, 47301, Kelana Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
FSC New Zealand
Address: Level 1, 458 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC, 3053, Australia
FSC South Korea
Address: 4th floor, Siksong 1ro 20, Namyangju city, Gyunggido, South Korea
Europe has a great variety of forest types: from boreal in Siberia through temperate forests in the center to subtropical in the south around the Mediterranean Sea. Forests in the region cover 1.1 billion ha – in other words approximately a quarter of the world’s forests.
Address: Interleuvenlaan 62 Bus 28 - 3001 Heverlee (Leuven)
FSC Czech Republic
Address: Kounicova 299/42, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic
Address: Ryesgade 9, 2. tv., 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
Address: Kastani 42, 50410 Tartu, Estonia
Address: Kuortaneenkatu 1, 00520 Helsinki, Finland
Address: Résidence Hoche – Bâtiment A, 8 Boulevard de la Paix, 56000 Vannes, France
Address: FSC Germany Rehlingstr. 7, Postfach 5810 79026 Freiburg, Germany
Address: Via Ugo Foscolo, 12 - 35131 Padua (PD) Italy
Address: 1, rue Collart, L-8414 Steinfort, Luxemburg
Address: Wilhelminapark 37, 3581 NJ Utrecht, The Netherlands
Address: Post Box 23, 3051 Mjøndalen
Web site: https://no.fsc.org/
Address: Lumen Building Złote Tarasy, ul. Złota 59 00-120 Warsaw, Poland
Address: Rua Mestre de Lima Freitas nº 1, 1549-012 Lisboa Portugal
Address: C/ Alcalá 20-2a Planta. Oficina 202, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Address: St. Olofsgatan 18, 75311 Uppsala, Sweden
Address: Letzigraben 23, 8003 Zürich, Switzerland
Address: Vasylkivska str. 14, office 307-А, 03040, Kyiv, Ukraine
FSC United Kingdom
Address: The Billiard Room, Town Hall, Great Oak Street, Llanidloes, Powys, SY18 6BN, United Kingdom
Home to the world’s largest forest – the Amazon Rainforest, which itself is over 525 million ha – Latin America is the most biodiverse region in the world. Nearly 1 billion ha of forests cover this region.
Address: Maipú 645 – 2do Cuerpo, P.B. Dpto 2, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Address: Calle Mario Flores 131, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Address: Rua Cubatão, 436 – Conjunto 11 – Vila Mariana 04013-001 - São Paulo - SP - Brasil
Address: Aníbal Pinto 215, Oficina 505,Concepción, Chile
Address: Edificio de las Cámaras, República y Amazonas, Piso 7, Quito - Ecuador
Address: 7a Avenida 6-80, zona 13, Guatemala
Address: Edificio ICF, Frente Aparthotel Pico Bonito, Caretera Ceiba Tela, La Ceiba Atiantida Honduras
Address: Nohbec, Municipio Felipe Carillo Puerto Q, Roo Mexico CP
From boreal and coastal forests in Canada to the temperate and tropical forests of the United States, this region spans a great variety of forest types. There are 660 million ha of forests in North America.
Address: 240 Richmond Street W, Toronto, ON M5V 1V6, Canada
FSC United States
Address: 708 1st Street North, Suite 235, Minneapolis, USA
FSC is represented across the globe by over 300 employees making sustainable forestry a worldwide mission.
From one-person representations to permanent offices, our global presence means we’re able to provide local solutions.