Currently National Voluntary Forest Certification System is at the Assessment process. We have received minor technical complaints to some of the points of UA SFM ST 02 Sustainable forest management. General provisions
Amendment was made according UA SFM ST 01 Procedure for Development, Approval, Revision of the Forest Management Standard in Ukraine
Point 9.3. Time-critical revision of the standard
9.3.2. A time-critical revision can be conducted only in the following situations:
b) Instruction by PEFC International to comply with specific or new PEFC requirements within a timescale that is too short for a normal revision.
From the Working Group members it was received approval of the second edition of the Standard.
This second edition from the date of publication cancels and replaces the first edition UA SFM ST 02. The second edition has minor technical amendments relating to PEFC Endorsement process of National Voluntary Forest Certification System.
The standard UA SFM ST 02:2020 Sustainable forest management. General provisions is available on link and could be provided to any stakeholder on inquiry.