forest policy

Draft bill concept of the federal law “Forest Code of the Russian Federation”

The goal of the draft bill concept is to modernise the forest law of the Russian Federation to bring it in line with changes in the state of forests, their increasing role in climate regulation and other ecosystem services, as well as the further development of market relations in the Russian economy.

Open access link: Draft bill concept of the federal law “Forest Code of the Russian Federation”

 

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Incentives for providing forest ecosystem services in Europe – focus on Catalonia

A new article on incentives for the provision of forest ecosystem services in Europe draws on the Catalan Innovation Action Case Study to consider the current situation and prospects for the future. 

Missed our final event? Watch the video now!

The final event featured selected conclusions and recommendations from two European-wide research and innovation projects, based on experiences, practical work and findings on the implementation of innovations and policy learning relating to forest ecosystem services (FES).

 

Four pathways to govern Europe’s multiple forest ecosystem services

A major paper presents policy-relevant findings to support multiple forest ecosystem services in Europe. The paper provides ideas on how future European forest governance could align FES demand and supply in the light of three challenges: climate change adaptation; biodiversity crisis; and the need to move towards a sustainable bioeconomy.

 

Final SINCERE event looks to the future for forest ecosystem services in Europe

The final event featured selected conclusions and recommendations from two European-wide research and innovation projects, based on experiences, practical work and findings on the implementation of innovations and policy learning relating to forest ecosystem services (FES).

 

Webinar Recap – Climate change mitigation meets biodiversity conservation in Europe – two sides of the same coin?

Do climate adaptation, mitigation and biodiversity conservation goals walk hand in hand when it comes to the management of Europe’s forests? Or are they closely related, but essentially different pursuits?

Read a recap of the fourth webinar in the SINCERE Talks series focuses on trade offs and synergies between climate change adaptation & mitigation and forest biodiversity conservation in the EU’s forests.

 

Looking to the future for forest ecosystem services in Europe

What are the potential opportunities and support needed for the provision of forest ecosystem services to contribute towards forest strategies in Europe? Find out in this online dissemination event on 30 March 2022.

30 March 2022, 10:00 - 11:30 CET | online event
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Aligning multiple demands: Policy approaches for forest ecosystem services in Europe

SINCERE and NOBEL projects boiled down the complex issue of support for the provisioning of multiple forest ecosystem services in Europe into three opportunities, six challenges and four policy pathways in a recent policy forum.

 

Forests for Water in Catalonia

The Inovation action Centre de Proprietat Forestal (CPF) has produced a new video!

This innovation case is strengthening the link between forests and water with the overall aim of diversifying financing sources for forest management by integrating ecosystem service provision into the economic balance sheet.

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Creating innovative mechanisms for forest ecosystem services: what does science tell us?

Opportunities and challenges of ecosystem service provision were the focus of the first session of the SINCERE-Nobel Final Conference, held online on 28 September. Find the key messages here, download the presentations and watch the complete videos of each session, if you missed them!