Bulgaria

National Committee:

Tsenko Tsenov, Chief Expert, Forest Management Department, National Forestry Board
Borislav Yangyozov, Expert, Regional Forestry Board Karjali
Nikolo Parlikov, President, Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

Activities

Plan of activities 2004-2005

Objective: Improving the image and public acceptance of forest owners

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Inform press and media
  • Communicate results to the EU
  • Improve public relations skills of relevant forestry services

When

From 2003 onward

Objective: Establishing the launching platform for project implementation

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Participatory need assessment on information material and training
  • Support/ facilitate training needs assessment: Identify problems and priorities of non- state forest owners
  • Analysis of non- state forest owners, state forestry services, policy, financial instruments
  • Identify financial sources
  • Establish a database & networks of national experts
  • Establish a database of international experts
  • Identify key people in the forest owners associations as focal points. Identify experts to be involved. Identify target groups

When

2005-2008

Objective: Raising awareness by accessing and sharing information

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Extension materials
  • Develop and distribute extension materials on biodiversity in forest management
  • Facilitate the organisation of international symposium on biodiversity and forest management in Central and East European countries

When

2005-2008

Objective:Increasing knowledge and skills of forest management stakeholders

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Organize national seminars according to needs
  • Organize international seminars for each country group
  • Support the establishment of an in-service training programme
  • Establish a regional network of trainers

When

By programme - BCF 2005-2008

Objective: Enabling the institutional framework to meet the needs of forest owners

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Draw proposals, support change, and improve forest legislation
  • Draw proposals, support adaptation of forestry policies
  • Discuss financial instruments in national and international workshops

When

By programme - BCF 2005-2008

Objective: Empowering forest owners in decision-making

Country: Bulgaria

Who: Bulgarian Chamber of Forestry

What:

  • Plan participatory forest management (active FO participation)
  • Market information system for products
  • Identify key experts within forest owners associations and forest extension services for discussion on financial instruments

When

2005-2008

last updated:  Friday, July 14, 2006