SFI IS INTERNATIONALLY ENDORSED BY PEFC

SFI’s international recognition is increased by the endorsement of the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC). 
With 43 endorsed national certification systems and over 300 million hectares of certified forests, PEFC is the world’s largest forest certification system.

PEFC is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to promoting Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) through independent third-party certification. As an umbrella organization, we work by endorsing national forest certification systems developed through multi-stakeholder processes and tailored to local priorities and conditions.

Each national forest certification system undergoes rigorous third-party assessmentagainst our unique Sustainability Benchmarks to ensure consistency with international requirements.

Learn more about PEFC.