Budapest, Hungary 23-24 April 2013
In the frame of the Pan-European Criteria & Indicators for Sustainable Forest Management (CI-SFM) project, a series of workshops has been organized in different locations in Europe, to provide a platform for discussion on the Pan-European C&I set. This second workshop took place in Budapest, Hungary on the 23-24 April 2013 .
European Parliament, Brussels, 11 April 2013
EFI’s ThinkForest forum organised the seminar “Opportunities and challenges in meeting renewable energy targets from forest biomass: an EU perspective” on 11 April 2013 in the European Parliament in Brussels.
Istanbul, Turkey, 8-19 Abril 2013
The UNFF tenth session took place in Istanbul, Turkey, from the 8th to the 19th of April 2013.
Saint Petersburg, The Russian Federation, 3-5 April 2013
The resumed Third Session of the Committee was convened on 3-5 April 2013 in Saint Petersburg, the Russian Federation.
Zagreb, Croatia. 26-27 March 2013
In the frame of the Pan-European Criteria & Indicators for Sustainable Forest Management (CI-SFM) project, a series of workshops has been organized in different locations in Europe, to provide a platform for discussion on the Pan-European C&I set. This workshops sequence was first took off in Zagreb, Croatia.
Tlemcen, Algeria, 17-21 March
The Third Mediterranean Forest Week took place from the 17th to the 21st of March in Tlemcen, Algeria.
Madrid, Spain, 6-7 March 2013
FOREST EUROPE Expert Level Meeting was held in Madrid on the 6thy and 7th of March.
Hamburg, Germany, 4-5 March 2013
The Government of Germany has founded a center of competence on timber origins with the German federal research institute vTI. A founding event is scheduled took place on March 4th and 5th in Hamburg.
Bangkok (Krung Thep), Thailand, 3-14 March 2013
The 16th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CoP 16) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) was held from the 3 to the 14 March 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. CITES was adopted in Washington DC, US, on 3 March 1973, and the 40th anniversary of the Convention will be celebrated at the March 2013 event.
Nairobi, Kenya, 18-22 February 2013
The 27th session of the Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC 27/GMEF) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) convened from 18-22 February 2013, in Nairobi, Kenya. In pursuance of General Assembly resolution 53/242 (Report of the Secretary-General on environment and human settlements) of 28 July 1999, the Governing Council constitutes the annual ministerial-level global environmental forum in which participants gather to review important and emerging policy issues in the field of the environment.