PEFC EU Policy Seminar
The Seminar: ‘Re Think SFM’ and better understand the opportunities for forestry and forest-based industries in sustainable finance is organized on 26 September 2019 in Brussels back-to-back with celebration of the 20th anniversary of PEFC.
Session 1: Re Think Sustainable Forest Management
Speakers include: ISEAL on landscape certification, ATIBT on sustainable forest management in the Congo Basin, CEPF on certification and European small-forest holders, PEFC and the new Sustainable Forest Mangement benchmark standard, EFI on climate smart forestry and Université Catholique de Louvain on social representations of forests in Europe.
Session 2: Forestry and Forest-Based Industries in the Sustainable Finance Action Plan
Speakers include: Climate Bond Initiative, Nordea the Nordic Bank, the EU Commission (DG Environment) and the European State Forest Organisations (PPT).
More about the event can be sought under this link.
EC: EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance (Bettina K)
EFI: What is climate smart forestry?
DanskeBank: Green Bonds financing sustainable forestry (Moa Duvhammar)
PEFC: Landscape assurance and sustainability standards
CEPF: Sustainable assurance – Challenges and opportunities for small holders
Ecoacsa: Ecosystem services, natural capital and sustainable finance
Matagne Julie: Challenges related to the social representations of the forest in our urbanized societies
CBI: Finance for forests – Green bonds
Michael Berger: The new PEFC SFM standardEUSTAFOR's presentation