Programme 22.9.2020


European Forest Policy Post-2020 webinar


Webinar facilitator's welcome and guidance

10.05 Welcoming words 
  Marc Palahí, Director, EFI 
  Janez Potočnik, President, ThinkForest 

Keynote speech on forests and the Green Deal

  TBC, European Commision
10.25 Keynote speech on forests and the Green Deal 
  Beate Kasch, State Secretary, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, 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, EFI Forest Policy Research Network
  Comment: Eeva Primmer, Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)
11.30 Panel: How to improve forest policy coordination in the EU?
  Moderator: TBC
  Petri Sarvamaa, MEP, Rapporteur EU Forest Strategy, Europ. People’s Party Group, Finland
12.05 Questions/Answers

Concluding remarks

  Janez Potočnik, President, ThinkForest