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ICFPA supports dialogue across regional and national forest products associations from 28 countries around the world and promotes global commitments to sustainable forest management, recycling, innovation, water conservation, mitigating climate change, ensuring a safe and inclusive workplace, and optimizing the use of environmentally-friendly wood and paper-based products.

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  • November 22, 2022

New Report Recommends Growth in Sustainable Forestry via Nationally Determined Approaches to Meet Climate Driven Demand for Fibre and Timber

New research, auspiced by the FAO Advisory Committee on Sustainable Forest-Based Industries (ACSFI) and the International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) and launched at the World Climate Conference (COP27) in Egypt, recommends ‘a call to action’ for countries to take nationally determined approaches to growing their sustainable forest industries, thereby addressing an emerging […]

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  • November 11, 2022

Blue Sky Awards Set To Recognize Forward-Thinking Forest Sector Innovations From Around The World

Earlier today, the International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) released the list of 14 candidates from eight countries around the world who are contestants for the Blue Sky Young Researchers Innovation Awards for the Global Forest Products Sector. Launched in 2016, the contest is a biennial effort to recognize, celebrate and promote some […]

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  • July 5, 2022

Confederation of European Paper Industries Director General Jori Ringman elected ICFPA President

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) has announced Jori Ringman as its new President. He is the Director General of the Confederation of European Paper Industries (Cepi). Mr. Ringman was elected at the ICFPA’s Annual Meeting, which was attended by representatives from 18 ICFPA member associations. He will take over the role […]

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The International Council of Forest & Paper Associations (ICFPA) is a worldwide network of forest and paper industry associations that promotes cooperation in areas of common interest to its members and serves as the industry’s advocate at the interna­tional level.

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