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Hotagen-Lierne

Hotagen-Lierne

→  May 21, 2009 0

Adjacent to the mighty Hotagen nature reserve in Northern Jämtland, unprotected old-growth forests adjoin directly to the reserve. These old-growth forests are still being fragmented.

FSC in Finland out of Control?

FSC in Finland out of Control?

→  October 1, 2008 0

  Finnish forest industry has actively sought to produce FSC controlled wood since 2006. Lack of transparency in their risk assessment and subsequent audits has made it very difficult for the civil society to gain access to the process. Some certifying bodies have carried out their audits without any consultation with environmental NGOs or indigenous organisations. [...]