Nordic Forest sector’s players aim to foster reliable and fair political framework conditions and strengthen the position of the European sustainable forestry sector in all forest sector relevant policy processes. Forestry and forest-based bioeconomy provide several additional benefits to the EU economy, at the same time ensuring a good quality of life, ecological sustainability, jobs and added value.
Co-organizers are the Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK) in collaboration with the Nordic forest owners’ and forest industries’ organizations.
The objective is to have an open discussion on how sustainable forest management in the Nordics provides nature values as a part of overall sustainability.
Audience include decision-makers in Brussels and the Member States, forestry sector stakeholders and media in Europe.
Niklas Holmberg, News Editor, Maaseudun Tulevaisuus Newspaper
14:10 Head of Cabinet of Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries Marius Vaščega
14:50 Director Marc Palahí, European Forest Institute EFI
15:10 MEP Petri Sarvamaa, Finland
15:20 MEP Erik Bergkvist, Sweden
15:30 President and CEO Annica Bresky, Stora Enso
15:50 Conclusions: President Juha Marttila, MTK
16:00 Webinar ends