Event: “PEFC International EU Policy Conference”
On 21 September 2016 PEFC organised the first PEFC International EU Policy Conference to discuss and debate EU policies and sustainable forestry. The conference was split into two parts - sustainability of wood for energy use in Europe and the role of forest certification
Press Release: Joint Statement Working Group on the future direction of FOREST EUROPE 12-13 October 2016
European forest owners, managers and forest-based industries released a joint statement today, outlining key elements to be included in the review of the FOREST EUROPE process to ensure Sustainable Forest Management (SFM).
Cork 2.0: A new declaration on the future of EU rural development and agricultural policy
On 5-6 September 2016 more than 300 stakeholder-, EU- and Member State representatives gathered in Cork, Ireland for the second European Conference on Rural Development. Exactly 20 years after the first Cork conference.