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Contact Alex McCusker for more information.  The Working Party is to provide guidance and exchange views on issues of forest statistics and other elements of the ECE/FAO Joint Work Programme.  Delegates represent ECE/FAO member states as well as NGOs.

The Working Party will be preceded by a one-day seminar on Innovation in the Forest Sector conducted with Innovawood.  Innovawood will hold its annual general assembly concurrently with the Working Party.  There will be a half-day field trip to the Geneva Cantonal forests on Thursday afternoon organized by the Direction générale de la nature et du paysage.

Agenda and Documents

All currently available documents for items 1-5 and 6 in single files.

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9ReportPDFPDFPDF

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Provisional Agenda revised 26 February

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2Report of the seminar on "Innovation in the Forest Sector"
3Forests and Economic Development in the UNECE RegionStudy Paper 31
4aGuidance of Work Area 1 - Markets and Statistics
 4a.1Review and Plans: MarketsPDF
 4a.2Review and Plans: StatisticsPDF
 4a.3Review and Plans: Wood Energy / Outcome of JWEE 2011 revised 16 AprilPDF
 4a.4Annual Report of Team of Specialists on Sustainable Forest ProductsPDF
4bGuidance of Work Area 2 - Forest Resources Assessment
 4b.1Review and Plans: Forest Resources Assessment PDF
Annex - Proposed System for Interactive Reporting on Sustainable Forest ManagementPDF
 4b.2Annual Report of Team of Specialists on Monitoring Sustainable Forest ManagementPDF
4cGuidance of Work Area 3 - Forest Sector Outlook Studies
 4c.1Review and Plans: Forest Sector Outlook StudiesPDF
 4c.2Annual Report of Team of Specialists on Outlook StudiesPDF
4dGuidance of Work Area 4 - Social and Cultural
 4d.1Review and Plans: Social and CulturalPDF
 4d.2Annual Report of Joint Expert Network to Implement Sustainable Forest Managementnot submitted
4eGuidance of Work Area 5 - Policy and Cross-Sectoral
 4e.1Review and Plans: Policy and Cross-SectoralPDF
 4e.2Annual Report of Team of Specialists on Forest FiresPDF
 4e.3Annual Report of Team of Specialists on Forest Policy in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central AsiaPDF
 4e.4Annual Report of Forest Communicators NetworkPDF
5Self-Assessment of the Working Party revised 19 AprilPDF
6Terms of Reference for existing and proposed Teams of Specialists
 6.1Team of Specialists on Sustainable Forest ProductsPDF
 6.2Team of Specialists on Monitoring Sustainable Forest ManagementPDF
 6.3Team of Specialists on Outlook StudiesPDF
 6.4Joint Expert Network to Implement Sustainable Forest ManagementPDF
 6.5Team of Specialists on  Forest Policy (formerly Forest Policy in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia)PDF
 6.6Forest Communicators Network revised 11 AprilPDF
6.7proposed Forest Products StatisticsPDF
6.8proposed Wood EnergyPDF
6.9proposed Wildlife ManagementPDF
6.10Guidelines for Teams of SpecialistsPDF
7Any Other Business
8Election of Officers

Presentations

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0Recommendations and outcomes of the TC 70th session relevant to the WPPaola Deda, Chief, Forestry and Timber Section; Dominique Reeb, Deputy Chief, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
2Innovation in the Forest Based Sector - Prerequisite for the Green Economy (Seminar Summary)Elina Warsta, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
3Forests and Economic DevelopmentPaola Deda, Chief, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
4 - Guidance of Work Areas

Guidance of Work Area 1 - Forest Products MarketingFlorian Steierer, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Guidance of Work Area 1 - StatisticsAlex McCusker PDF
Joint Wood Energy Enquiry 2011David Ellul, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Report in Activities of WA 2 - Forest Resources AssessmentRoman Michalak, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
ToS on Monitoring Sustainable Forest ManagementJohannes Hangler, Forest EuropePDF
Development in assessment of Sustainable Forest ManagementKit Prins, Consultant, GenevaPDF
Guidance of WA3: Forest Sector Outlook StudiesDavid Ellul, Forestry and Timber Section; Arnaud Brizay, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Guidance of WA4: Social and CulturalArnaud Brizay, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Guidance of WA5: Policy and Cross-Sectoral IssuesArnaud Brizay, Forestry and Timber Section; Paola Deda, Chief, Forestry and Timber Section; Dominique Reeb, Deputy Chief Forestry and Timber Section; Eve Charles, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Item 4 - National Forest Policy DialoguesPaola Deda, Chief, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
European Forest WeekEve Charles, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
ToS on Forest Fire - Self Assessment, Evaluation and FutureJohann Georg Goldhammer, Global Fire Monitoring Center (CFMC)PDF
UNDA and Fire ForumDominique Reeb, Deputy Chief, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Self-Assessment of the Working PartyDominique Reeb, Deputy Chief, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF
Guidance for ECE/FAO Teams of SpecialistsArnaud Brizay, Forestry and Timber SectionPDF


Presentation for Field Trip

Nature et paysage du Canton de GenèvePatrick Fouvy, Departement de l'intérieur, de la mobilité et de l'environnementPDF

Information and Registration

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