The Team of Specialists on Wood Energy was established by the UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry and the European Forestry Commission at their joint session in Finland in December 2013.
Its main objectives are to:
- Advise and support the joint ECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section activities in work areas 1 (data, monitoring and assessment) and 2 (policy advice and dialogue) on the methodology for, the implementation of and the follow-up on the Joint Wood Energy Enquiry and specific studies related to wood energy;
- Contribute to a better understanding of wood energy statistics as a basis for sound policy making.
The Team is newly established and its webpage is in progress of preparation.