FSC calls for expression of interest for forest testing in India for the second draft of FSC National Standard

FSC India Standard Development Group has developed a second draft of the FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard of India in February 2018. This standard requires forest testing in accordance with the FSC requirements. Expressions of interest are sought from FSC accredited certification bodies to conduct the forest testing in two sites in India.

Please find attached the following documents:

(1) Call for Expression of Interest: Terms of Reference of the Forest Testing of Draft
(2) The FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard of India (Draft v2.0)

Interested FSC accredited Certification Bodies are encouraged to submit their expression of interest not later than 15 April 2018 to Dr TR Manoharan , Senior Advisor FSC India t.manoharan@in.fsc.org and copy to Mr Amresh Deshpande, FSC India Country Manager a.deshpande@in.fsc.org and Mr Loy Jones, Policy Officer at FSC Asia Pacific Regional Office l.jones@fsc.org.