Committee on Mediterranean Forestry Questions-Silva Mediterranea
Over 90 years of Mediterranean forest management
Meeting of Silva Mediterranea during COFO 24
A meeting of the AFWC/EFC/NEFC Committee on Mediterranean Forestry Questions-Silva Mediterranea was held at FAO on Friday 20 July 2018 during the 6th World Forest Week. The meeting was attended by 27 participants from 10 member countries.
Vivid discussions took place on the strategy of Silva Mediterranea that is currently being developed, on the promotion of young entrepreneurship to develop value chains (Blue Forest project idea), and on the improvement of the functioning of the Committee, including the revision of its rules of procedure.
The meeting also allowed Members to get an update on the activities of the subsidiary bodies of Silva Mediterranea. The coordinators of the working groups presented indeed the progress made in the development of the respective activities and updates of work plans.
The Committee agreed on the following actions to be taken: