Workshop on ‘Forestry Protection: preparing forests for Climate Change’ Brussels, 1 December 2010

13-01-2011

The aim of the workshop was to explore how forest management and protection in Europe will have to adapt to climate change, and how the role of EU policy can and should evolve to contribute to Member States' forestrelated initiatives. It built on the Commission Green Paper on the same topic and provided a platform for key stakeholders to present their perspectives on future EU forest policy. It shall be considered in the European Parliament’s report on preparing forests for climate change.

The aim of the workshop was to explore how forest management and protection in Europe will have to adapt to climate change, and how the role of EU policy can and should evolve to contribute to Member States' forestrelated initiatives. It built on the Commission Green Paper on the same topic and provided a platform for key stakeholders to present their perspectives on future EU forest policy. It shall be considered in the European Parliament’s report on preparing forests for climate change.

Auteur externe

Michael Hamell (European Commission DG ENVR), Marcus Lindner (European Forest Institute), Georg Winkel (University of Freiburg, Institute of Forest and Environmental Policy), Jacqueline McGlade (European Environment Agency), Bernard de Galembert (Confederation of European Paper Industries) and Veerle Dossche (FERN)