General Assembly 2018 brought together representatives of forest owners from all over Europe
Europe’s private forest owners gathered in Vienna for the 2018 CEPF General Assembly to discuss current forest-related EU policy developments, achievements since previous year and future actions. The event was hosted by the Land & Forst Betriebe Österreich.
European Commission published its Horizon Europe proposal
On 7 June 2018, the European Commission presented the proposal for a regulation on the next Framework Programme on Research and Innovation ‘Horizon Europe’ (FP9). From a total of around € 100 billion, it devotes € 40 billion to areas of interest for the forest-based sector.