PEFC’s “Forest Are Home” Officially Launched

PEFC has successfully launched its furniture sustainability awareness campaign, Forest Are Home, last September 15, 2021.

AFIC’s Secretary General Mr. Nicolaas de Lange joined as a panelist representing the furniture industry, He shared the importance of AFIC’s recently signed collaboration with PEFC. He also stressed the advantage of sourcing responsibly.

Other panelist who joined the launch and shared their perspectives are Ms. Alina Lehikoinen, President – International Forestry Students’ Association, Mr. Alun Watkins, Executive Director – PEFC UK and Chairman of the Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme, Mr. Christian Farat, Director Quality-Environment- Fournier Group. The group also answered questions from the audience.

The launch was moderated by journalist Mr. Michael Tatarski and attended by more that 200 participants from around the globe.

If you missed the launch, you may watch it here: treee.es/furniturelaunch-recording