CEPF supports IV Mediterranean Forest Week
From 17-20 March 2015 the IV Mediterranean Forest Week took place in Barcelona, gathering several hundred representatives from the Mediterranean forest sector, public authorities and research and innovation institutions. This included also several representatives from outside the
CEPF strengthens the South
Following the invitation from CEPF Secretariat, representatives of Southern/ Mediterranean private forest owners organisations met in Barcelona on 18 March, in connection with the Mediterranean Forest Week, to discuss the opportunities to strengthen their voice and lobbying in EU
European forest owners and managers welcome the International Day of Forests
The European forest owners, managers and professionals represented by key stakeholders of the European forest sector, EUSTAFOR, CEPF, Copa-Cogeca, ELO, FECOF, UEF and USSE, welcome the declaration by the UN General Assembly of the International Day of Forests on 21 March.
Bioeconomy talks with Vice-President Katainen
On 10 March 2015 European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen attended the kick-off meeting of the “Bioeconomy” working group of the European Parliament Intergroup on “Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development” chaired by MEP Miapetra Kumpula-Natri.