FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

List of events

Climate change impacts on forest management
Sorpon, Hungary 14/04/2010 - 16/04/2010
The SEC/SEU Joint Forestry Initiative on "Climate Change impacts on Forest Management in Europe and Central Asia" is developed to provide platform for the representatives of the countries to exchange information on climate change impacts on forest management, to analyse the current status of research and policy framework addressing issues...
The Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia organized on 23 and 24 March 2010 an Informal Consultation on Priorities for FAO Assistance in Europe and Central Asia region to review the challenges faced by FAO member countries in the region and recommend FAO technical assistance to respond to the...
In the epoch of dynamic globalization processes, food and economic crises and global environmental challenges a rapid increase of the poverty level is observed. About 30 percent of the population in Europe and Central Asia - about 145 million - are considered either poor or vulnerable but this now expected...
Institutional needs for sustainable Non-Wood Forest Product sector in South-East Europe
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hezegovina 10/02/2010 - 12/02/2010
Some 80 percent of the population of the developing world uses Non-Wood Forest Product (NWFP) for health and nutritional needs. At a local level, NWFP also provide raw materials for large scale industrial processing and some NWFP are also important export commodities. At present, at least 150 NWFP are significant...
FAO events during the International Green Week 2010
Berlin, Germany 15/01/2010 - 16/01/2010
"Agriculture and Climate Change - New Concept Proposals from Policymakers and Industry" Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) Berlin 2010, 14-16 January 2010FAO's Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia took part in the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) Berlin 2010. The overal topic was "Agriculture and Climate Change...