European Commission published the progress report of the EU Forest Strategy
In December 2018, the European Commission released its report on the progress in the implementation of the EU Forest Strategy. It provides insights on progress in the implementation of each of the eight priority areas identified by the Strategy.
Feedback on the European Commission Roadmap: evaluation of the CAP impacts on habitats, landscape and biodiversity
The Confederation of European Forest Owners welcomes the European Commission initiative to evaluate the impacts of the Common Agricultural Policy on habitats, landscape and biodiversity.
Joint statement COP24: Forests and forest sector should play an active role in climate change mitigation and adaptation
Forests represent a significant potential for climate change mitigation. The signing organisations call on the parties to the Paris Agreement to recognise in their conclusions of the COP24 the role of actively managed forests in climate mitigation and adaptation.
European Strategic Long-term Vision for Climate Neutral Economy Published
On 28 November 2018, the European Commission published its strategy entitled “A Clean Planet for all A European strategic long-term vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate neutral economy” to confirm Europe's commitment to lead in global climate action.