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.
Debate on the EU Forest Strategy in the European Parliament
The importance of forestry for jobs, growth, rural livelihoods and bioeconomy as well as concerns over negative impacts of the LULUCF climate proposal on the forest sector were some of the issues raised by MEPs in a debate on the EU Forest Strategy with Commissioner Phil Hogan.