European Forestry Commission Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds
WPMMW parallel event - Rovaniemi Finland
A Parallel Event, organized by the European Forestry Commission - Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds at the 11. December 2013 during Metsä2013, the Second European Forest Week in Rovaniemi, Finland, 9-13 December 2013, aims to strengthen the collaboration of European countries and stakeholders to foster the multiple supportive, protective and ecologic functions of mountain environments.
A seminar on latest experiences in watershed management is the opportunity to present country experiences to a european audience. The Working Party will also present its strategy and work programme for two pilot Working Groups, one on “Forests and Water” and one on “Hazards and Disaster Risk Management in mountain areas”. Interested Parties are invited to contribute to the seminar, join the Working Groups and actively participate in the future common activities.