Joint FAO/UNECE Working Party on Forest Economics and Statistics, Geneva, 20-22 March 2007
The Joint FAO/UNECE Working Party on Forest Economics
and Statistics will meet in Geneva from 20 to 22 March. This
meeting will bring together delegates from the UNECE member
States to review statistical issues in forestry, share information
and provide guidance to the work of the secretariat. The Working
Pary is chaired by Ms. Susan Phelps (Canada).
The focus of this year’s meeting will be on reviewing the
outcome of the Joint Wood Energy Enquiry, mandated last year
by the Working Party, and the direction this work should take
in the future. In addition, the Working Party has been asked to
provide guidance to the work areas of markets and statistics,
forest resources and outlook studies.
Attendance at the meeting is open to UNECE member
country Governments and organizations.