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From9 October 2012
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byYannik Jadot, Fiona Hall and FERN

 **Exploring a decade of achievements and challenges in the EU Forest Law
Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) programme**


** llegal logging costs developing countries US$15 billion in lost revenues
each year (World Bank), and has helped to fund national and regional
conflicts.  In March next year, the EU Timber Regulation will place
restrictions on timber legally allowed to enter the EU.**








**This timely conference will examine the ten year history of the EU Forest
Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan, and explore any
lessons for the future. EU FLEGT has emerged as a uniquely inclusive,
innovative approach to  protecting forests and the livelihoods of the people
who use them.**

***Speakers will include:* MEPs Yannick Jadot and Fiona Hall, Goldman
environment prize winner Silas Siakor, former Guardian Environment Journalist
of the year Fred Pearce, civil society representatives from forest producing
countries, the EU Timber Trade Federation, and International NGOs. More
speakers will be announced later.**

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From27 February 2013
in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (Malaysia)
Organised byWWF-MY & Sabah Forestry Department

Meeting was organised to:

1) Update the particiapant on the FLEGT-VPA status and the development of
Sabah TLAS

2) Discuss the Sabah TLAS document that has been reviewed and commented by
Joint Expert Meeting members on the 22nd-25th Janaury 2013

3) Revisit the amendments and corrections made during the previous
consultation meeting that was held on the 14th-15th Janauary 2013 at Le
Meridien Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah as well as the JEM meeting

4) To update and improve the Sabah TLAS from both meetings.

From30 April 2014
in Amman (Jordan)
Organised byMed Culture

Participation to this event is upon invitation.

This roundtable comes as part of the consultations that Med Culture is
conducting in the Mediterranean partner countries benefitting from the
programme’s support to enhance cultural policies and relevant institutional
structures. The purpose of these meetings is to involve diverse stakeholders
in both public & private sectors in the identification of priority areas in
terms of policy development by assessing the needs, challenges and capacities
in the Culture & creative sectors. The input of the participants shall feed
the design and implementation of corresponding action plans.

From2 December 2014
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byVSO

VSO has the pleasure to invite you to a paneldebate focused on the role
of /human capital/ in development.The debate will be followed by a cocktail
reception and photo exhibition, showcasing the work of some of the firstEU
Aid Volunteers in the Philippines and India.To confirm your participation and
register, click here: [1]


29 March 2014 to 30 March 2014
in Shanghai (China)
Organised byAsia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES)

The objective of the 2014 International Conference on Food Security and
Nutrition (ICFSN 2014) [1] is to provide a platform for researchers,
engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the
world to present their research results and development activities in Food
Security and Nutrition. Regsitration is possible up to 20/02/2014.


27 May 2015 to 29 May 2015
in Tbilissi (Georgia)
Organised byThe Bern Convention and the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of Georgia

The event will gather representatives of the national authorities from the
three target countries, NGO representatives, independent experts and the
Secretariat of the Bern Convention. It will aim at scientifically evaluating
the proposed Emerald sites in the three countries for their sufficiency to
ensure the long-term survival of all habitats and species (except birds)
targetted by the Emerald Network, for all biogeographical regions in the
region, including marine Black Sea (GE) and marine Caspian Sea (AZ).

From24 February 2015
in Tbilisi (Georgia)
Organised byUNECE and OECD

National Policy Dialogues (NPDs) on Integrated Water Resources Management
(IWRM) and Water Supply and Sanitation (WSS) are the main operational
instrument ofthe European Union Water Initiative (EUWI) [1]Component for
Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia.


From12 February 2015
in Kiev (Ukraine)
Organised byEaP GREEN / OECD

The meeting discusses the draft SME Greening Guide for the European Union's
Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia,
Moldova and Ukraine) prepared by the OECD.

From18 June 2015
in (XX)
Organised byEaP GREEN / OECD

Annual meeting of the EaP GREEN Steering Committee.

10 March 2015 to 11 March 2015
in Paris (France)
Organised byEaP GREEN, OECD, UNECE

Regional workshop for the countries of European Union Eastern Partnership and
Central Asia.