EUTR evaluation: Council adopts conclusions
On 28 June 2016 the Council adopted conclusions on the evaluation of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) and the FLEGT action plan (Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade). The conclusions highlight the reduction of EU imports of illegal timber and increased awareness of public
Commissioner Vella’s Beyond Wood speech – “beyond reality”
CEPF and five other organisations, representing Europe’s private, communal and state forest owners and managers, have sent a joint letter to Environment Commissioner Vella, following his speech at the conference “Beyond wood – the multiple services provided by Europe’s forests”
Promoting the sustainability of European forests since 1996 – CEPF’s members gather in Paris for 20-year anniversary
Europe’s private forest owners gathered at the CEPF General Assembly in Paris on 1-2 June 2016 to celebrate 20 years of cooperation at European level. Actual cooperation roots back to the 1960s and nowadays the organisation has 22 members in 19 different countries. Forest owners’
CEPF President and Secretary General visits the Portuguese farmers’ and forest owners’ organisation CAP
On 24 May 2016 CEPF President Hubert de Schorlemer and Secretary General Emma Berglund met with CEPF member Agricultores de Portugal (CAP) to exchange on current issues facing Portuguese forest owners and the influence of EU policies on these issues.
CEPF is seeking a flexible Office Manager to Brussels
The Confederation of European Forest Owners (CEPF) is the umbrella association of national forest owner organisations in Europe. CEPF promotes the values of sustainable forest management, private property ownership and the economic viability of the forest sector.