Working Party on Environmental and Ecosystem Services




Poplars to Combat Desertification in North China


Officers of the Working Party are:

Report from 47th Session of Executive Committee  



A WP5 business meeting was held in conjunction with the July 2014 International Poplar Symposium, in Vancouver British Columbia. Please click here to downlad the minutes 

The presentations and posters on the topic of Environmental Applications delivered at the 24th IPC Session in Dehradun, India are now available for download here (

Officers of the Working Party for the period November 2012 to 2016 are as follows:

The different roles of the post holders are set out below.

  • Head up the committee
  • Casting vote if required
  • Run business meetings
  • Primary contact between working party and Secretariat
  • Sign correspondence
  • Represent working party at external events as required
  • Oversee delivery of WP Action Plan
  • Substitute for Chair when indisposed or not present
  • Supports the host of technical meetings with organisation
  • Lead on special projects
  • Ensure agreed content of webpages is delivered and coordinate uploading with Secretariat
  • Prepare official record of WP business meetings
  • Prepare draft report of WP activities for Executive Committee and submit once finalised
  • Write reports from Technical meetings for uploading on website
  • Support hosts of technical meetings with publicity and preparation of meeting documents
last updated:  Friday, February 28, 2020