European Forest Week Partner Events and Relevant Documents

 

ACPWP
The image of the Forest industry (CEPI) 
FAO Strategy for Forests and Forestry
Contribution of the forestry sector to employment and GDP (Lebedys)
Planted Forests: Status, Trends & Outlook (Carle)
Thomas Hofer
The Image of the Forest Industry (Lorbach)

Bioversity International
Adaptation of forest trees to climate change: what are the implications for sustainable forest management in Europe?
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Adaptation of forest trees to climat change: what are the implications for sustainable forest management in Europe?
Adaptation of European forest trees to climate change
Forest Management and use of forest genetic resources in a changing climate

CEPF, COPA-COGECA and EUSTAFOR
Forest owners event on climate change issues
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The role of forests and forest owner organisations in mitigating climate change EUSTAFOR
 The role of forests and forest owner organisations in mitigating climate change CEPF
Forests are in good hands (Segerstéen)

CEPF, UNECE/FAO
Potential sustainable wood supply in Europe
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Corpo forestale dello Stato - Divisione 6 (Italy)
Climate change and forest biodiversity

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Corpo Forestale dello Stato and Accademia Italiana di Scienze Forestali (Italy)
The Third National Forestry Congress: an Italian vision on  Mediterranean forest challenges

 

EFC/AFWC/NEFC-FAO
Silva Mediterranea
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WG4 Forest Genetic Resources in the Mediterranean Region
Silva Mediterranea 2008-2012 Work Plan
Letter to Partners
WG5 Forests and Climate Change
WG2 Cork Oak
Forets mediterraneennes et developpement durable 2009 – 2011
Plan Bleu
Resume Plan Bleu

 

European Forest Institute (EFI)
Information event on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) activities

 

FAO
XIII World Forestry Congress Meeting of the Advisory Committee
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FAO and Partners
NFP experiences in Europe and Central Asia
 NFP Facility Events
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ICFPA
Working Group meeting

 

International Council of Forest and Paper Association (by invitation)
Workshop on the future of the industry

 

IUFRO/Finnish Forest Research institute (Metla)
Forests - promoting or harming human health
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Johann Heinrich von Thuenen-Institut (vTI)/Switzerland/UNECE/FAO
The role of wood products in climate change mitigation
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The Role of Wood Products in Climate Change Mitigation
Different approaches of accounting for harvested wood products (Pingoud)
Wood Products in the Context of Climate Cchange Policies - Outputs and Sumamry of the UNECE/FAO Workshop (Hetsch)
Estimating HWP contribution to climate change mitigation (Ruter)
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MCPFE (by invitation)
Open Ended Ad Hoc Working Group on Sustainability Criteria for Forest Biomass Production, including Bioenergy

 

Russian Confederation of Associations and Unions of Forest, Pulp and Paper, Woodworking and Furniture Industry/Federal Forestry Agency of the Russian Federation
New Forest Policy of the Russian Federation: challenges to the future
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Silva Mediterranea, Joint Research Centre Ispra (EC), Corpo Forestale dello Stato Italia, FAO
Fire management in Europe
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 The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS)

The Voluntary Fire Management Guidelines and Fire Management Actions Alliance

The Voluntary Fire Management Guidelines and Fire Management Actions Alliance
The SM Work Plan of the Forest Fires Workgroup
Forest Fires in the Mediterranean Region Prevention and Regional Cooperation
 Fire management & adaptation to global change in Mediterranean forests

 

SLU (Sweden)/IUFRO/FAO
Increasing knowledge about adaptation of forests and forest management to climate change (outcome of the Umea conference)
Increasing Knowledge about Adaptation of Forests to Climate Change (Buck)
Outcome of the Umea Conference (Carle)

 

UNECE
Wood energy in the region: latest information and trends
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UNECE/FAO (by invitation)
Task force on wood availability and demand

 

UNECE/FAO Team of Specialists on Forest Product Markets and Marketing
Green Building Workshop
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Report on the EU workshop on innovation, education and training for the EU wood working industries (Wall)
 Overview of green building: opportunities and constraints (Spirandelli)
 Green Buldings Opportunities and constraints (Deda)
Use of Green Building Programs and Certified Wood in the US (Eastin)
Policies promoting the use of wood in response to climate change and other sustainability issues (De Jaeger)
UK Government Timber Procurement: Promoting the use of wood in response to climate change and other sustainability issues (Nussbaum)
Wood Products & Climate Change Policies - Tools to promote wood as green building? (Hetsch)
Is the wood products industry ready for the challenge? (Mattarei)
Workshop: The roles of wood in green building and green building effects on the forest sector in the UNECE region (Rowles-Anobile)
Demand for Green Building around the world - Western Europe (Filipppi)
Demand for Green Building around the world - Central and East Europe (Geisslhofer)
The brand identity of wood in nonresidentail construction: A case for communication with architects (Robichaud)
Building Rating Systems Around the World (Joyce)
Wood use strategy for construction in Québec (d'Arcy)
TY UNNOS Sitka Spruce Housing 
Forests and Energy - an international perspective (Sims)
 Wood for Dummies (Guertin)
Murray Grove

UNECE/FAO Forest Communicators Network 
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UNECE/FAO

Team of Specialists on Forest Products Markets and Marketing

 

World Bank/EC/IUCN/WWF

Improving forest law enforcement and governance in the European neighborhood policy (ENP) east countries and Russia - introductory program information session

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Country-Level Implementation: Concept and Structure of a Country Work Plan
Improving Forest Law Enforcement and Governance in the European Neighborhood Policy (ENP) East Countries and Russia: New Regional Program

last updated:  Monday, February 9, 2009