FSC joins the EU “Forest and Forestry Stakeholder Platform”

March 12, 2024
Category: Forestry
Region: International

FSC was selected as a member of the new ‘Forest and Forestry Stakeholder Platform’ established by the European Commission. Dr. Marion Karmann, Senior Research Relations Manager, and Matteo Mascolo, Lead EU Affairs & Engagement, will represent FSC in that forum. The Platform gathers knowledge and expertise on forests and forestry-related matters. Members of the Platform will discuss the EU Forest Strategy for 2030’s implementation, policies to better monitor and protect European forests, and closer-to-nature forestry practices. …The Platform’s main responsibility is to assist the Commission in implementing existing legislation, programs, and policies, as well as fostering coordination with European Member States and facilitating exchange of views. …FSC is already supporting the EU Commission on several EU forestry policies, such as the European Union Deforestation-free Products Regulation.

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