Integrating LULUCF into the 2030 climate and energy policy
In October 2014 EU leaders agreed on the 2030 policy framework for climate and energy, with the headline target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions with 40% compared to 1990. It has also been decided that Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) will be integrated into th
Last steps before FOREST EUROPE Ministerial Conference
Delegates of FOREST EUROPE signatory countries and the European Union gave green light to the draft documents that the Ministers responsible for forests in Europe will have to decide on at the 7th FOREST EUROPE Ministerial Conference in Madrid on 20-21 October.
European forest owners strongly question the benefits and practicability of the cascade use principle
In a joint statement, submitted to the Vice-President of the European Commission and relevant Commissioners, CEPF, Copa-Cogeca and ELO raised their serious concerns on the cascade use principle, question its general rationale and practicability.