This is our journey
We are on a journey, working with our members, employees and other stakeholders, to deliver against a range of key commitments for 2020 and beyond.
This report provides an overview of what we have achieved in 2018 as we work towards the goals set out in the FSC Global Strategic Plan 2015-2020.
It includes a range of stories that showcase our success, as well as the bold steps we are taking to continuously improve our system for the good of our members and the world at large.
FSC will promote environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world’s forests.
• A new forest paradigm realized.
• The true value of forests is recognized and fully integrated into society worldwide.
• Increased focus on outcomes
• Empowerment of people
• Mission advancement through alliances
• User orientation
• Strengthening our framework and governance
• Increase the market value of FSC
• Transform the way we work
Framework and governance
Streamline standards, increase consistency, improve governance and develop new forest solutions.
Increasing market value
Rapidly expand consumer preference, overcome market barriers and create new market opportunities.Rapidly expand consumer preference, overcome market barriers and create new market opportunities.
The way we work
Globally align functions, deliver world-class service and promote institutional knowledge.
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Words of welcome
Director General, FSC
Chief Operating Officer, FSC
Chair, FSC, International Board of Directors
We extend our thanks to the following partners for their ongoing support during 2018. Our work in promoting responsible management of the world’s forests would not have been possible without:
Bayrische Motoren Werke AG - BMW
Commission de Forets d'Afrique Centrale represented by Programme de Promotion de I'Exploitation Certifiee des Forets (COMIFAC/PPECF)
Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ)
P.T. Faber-Castell Indonesia
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations – FLEGT Programme
Fuji Xerox (Hong Kong) Limited
Heavenly Blush - Nutrifood Indonesia
IKEA Supply AG
P.T. Indosal Jaya Mandiri
Instituto Brasileiro de Árvores (IBA)
ISEAL Innovations Fund
Lenzing Fibers (Hong Kong) Limited
Man Sang Envelope Manufacturing Company Limited
MJ Murdock Charitable Trust
North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action
Peter and Mary Russo Family Foundation Inc
Precious Woods Holding Ltd
Rothenberg Ludden Trust
Sappi North America
Stora Enso Oy
Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition
The Swedish Postcode Foundation (Svenska Postkodstiftelsen)
T-Mobile US Inc
Tetra Pak India
P.T Tetra Pak Indonesia
UPM Raflatac (China) Co., Ltd
US Forest Service International Programs
Wildlife Forever Fund
World Bank Group
Individual and Anonymous Donors
FSC Investments & Partnerships (FSC I&P) is an FSC mission-supporting foundation for the global network of offices promoting responsible forest management.
Led by the organization’s Chief Development Officer, Mark A. Smith, FSC I&P makes gifts and grants to FSC organizations worldwide. You can learn more here, where you can also make a personal donation, or connect with the team to discuss how you can support FSC’s mission.
FSC I&P is a non-profit, US tax exempt charitable organization (EIN 81-3385811) under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.