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The home page of Forest Stewardship Council
www.fsc.org

The Prince's Rainforests Project (PRP)
www.rainforestsos.org

An independant group of FSC supporters, which among other explains the difference between FSC and other certifications
www.Whyfsc.com

Information about lesser known tropical timber species from FSC
http://www.fsc.dk/index.php?id=262

Rainforest Allaince is one of the most imortant rainforest conservation NGO´s
http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/

NEPCon - One of the most important independant certifiers of forestry operations
http://www.nepcon.net/

International Tropical Timer Organization, an intergovermental organization promoting the conservation and sustainable, use and trade of tropical forest resources
www.ITTO.int 

The home page og the United Nations FAO. Contains a wealth of information about forest resources and how to use them to imrove the living conditions of people
http://www.fao.org/forestry/home/en/

Agreat resource for information about tropical forest, biology, deforestation and much more
www.mongabay.com

Setting some basic but very important global standards for human rights, labour, environment and anti-corrutption 
http://www.unglobalcompact.org/

The UN agency for promotion of human right, social justice and labour rights
http://www.ilo.org/global/lang--en/index.htm

A number of local World Wildlife Foundation websites contains information about global and tropical forests. One of the more international sites is:
http://www.worldwildlife.org/what/globalmarkets/forests/index.html

Greenpeace have various sites related to forests and deforestation. 2 of them are:
http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/campaigns/forests/solutions-to-deforestation

http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/forests

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