Programme 22.9.2020


 

European Forest Policy Post-2020 webinar

   
10.00 CET

Webinar facilitator's welcome and guidance

  Markus Natri, Valve Group
10.05 Welcoming words 
  Janez Potočnik, President, ThinkForest 
10.15

Keynote speeches on forests and the Green Deal

  Mihail Dumitru, Deputy Director General, European Commission, Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development
 

Eva Müller, Director General for Forest, Sustainability and Renewable Resources,
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Germany  

10.35 How to make transformational policies to decarbonize economy?
  Felipe González, Prime Minister, Spain 1982-96
  Göran Persson, Prime Minister, Sweden, 1996-2006
10.50 Polls/Comments
11.00 European Forest Policy Post-2020: Presentation of a new EFI report
  Bernhard Wolfslehner, Leader, EFI Forest Policy Research Network, University
of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
  Comment: Eeva Primmer, Research Director, Finnish Environment Institute
11.30 Discussion: How to improve forest policy coordination in the EU?
  Moderator: Helga Pülzl, Senior Researcher, EFI Forest Policy Research Network, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
  Petri Sarvamaa, MEP, Rapporteur EU Forest Strategy, European People’s Party Group, Finland
12.05 Questions/Answers
12.20

Concluding remarks

  Janez Potočnik, President, ThinkForest