CEPF participated to the ThinkForest webinar focusing on the Green Deal and forests
On 20 May 2020, ThinkForest webinar “Science Insights to the European Green Deal and Forests” brought together researchers, stakeholders, experts and NGOs to discuss the potential of the European forest-based sector to contribute to the Green Deal targets.
PRESS RELEASE: European forest owners: the key to safeguard biodiversity
The European Commission’s ambition signaling the global biodiversity priorities was unveiled today with the release of the new EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2030. CEPF welcomes the general objective to conserve and enhance biodiversity, including in European forests.
European Forest-based Ecosystem calls to be eligible for support by the European Recovery Plan and Industrial Strategy
CEPF joined the call of the European Forest-based Ecosystem and co-signed a proposal calling on the Commission to give a dedicated space and recognition to the Forest-based industries ecosystem in the forthcoming EU European Recovery Plan and New Industrial Strategy for Europe.
STATEMENT: The EU forest sector's role in ensuring sustainable forest management and conserving biodiversity
14 organisations representing forest and fores-based sectors issued a joint statement demanding that forestry sector and the people who make sustainable forest management happen must be at the heart of the EU Biodiversity Strategy.
The European forestry sector must be part of the future EU COVID-19 recovery plan
On 5 May 2020, CEPF, together with six organisations representing the European forestry sector, published a joint letter while the outbreak and spread of COVID-19 is having a significant impact on forests and forestry in a growing number of European regions.