Charta für Holz 2.0 im Dialog

Complete stream of the event from 10.06.2021 (English)

Complete stream of the event from 10.06.2021 (original sound)

Welcome address and introductory remarks

Hans-Joachim Fuchtel
Parliamentary State Secretary for Food and Agriculture, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Welcome address

Ursula Heinen-Esser
Minister of Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

Key note "Climate Change - a Driver for Transforming the Economy and Society"

Prof Dr Dr h.c. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber
German Climatologist, founder and former director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

Key note "Climate Protection, Bioeconomy, Green Deal - Opportunities for Sustainable Wood Use from a European Perspective"

Norbert Lins MEP
Chair of Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament

Digging deeper: "Wood counts? Climate – Values – Resources – Challenges for policy makers and expectations regarding the sector"

with PSt Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, Minister Ursula Heinen-Esser and Norbert Lins MEP

Impulse "Charter for Wood 2.0 – Mitigating climate change, creating value, utilising resources efficiently"

Dr Eva-Ursula Müller
Director-General for Forestry, Sustainability and Renewable Resources at the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Impulse "All business is local: proHolz.NRW – Experiences on implementing the Charter at State level"

Ministerialdirigent Hubert Kaiser
Director-General at the Ministry of the Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

Q&A session with Dr Eva-Ursula Müller and MinDirig Hubert Kaiser

Dr Eva-Ursula Müller, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
MinDirig Hubert Kaiser, Ministry of the Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

Impulse "Policy programmes and activities on promoting the sustainable use of wood – France"

Jean-Marie Lejeune
Deputy Head of Forest Enterprises and Wood-based Industries Office, French Ministry of Agriculture and Food 

Impulse "Policy programmes and activities on promoting the sustainable use of wood – Sweden"

Anton Andersson
Forest Policy Adviser, EU and International Forestry Affairs, Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation 

Impulse "Policy programmes and activities on promoting the sustainable use of wood – Austria"

Dr Georg Rappold
MBA, Head of Unit "Wood-based Value Chain", Forestry and Sustainability Section, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism, Republic of Austria

Q&A session with Jean-Marie Lejeune (France), Anton Andersson (Sweden), Dr. Georg Rappold (Austria) 

Jean-Marie Lejeune, French Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Anton Andersson, Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation
Dr. Georg Rappold, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism, Republic of Austria

"Wood use in times of climate change – the raw material’s opportunities and limits from the point of view of policy makers, researchers and consumers"

Panel discussion with Christian Holzleitner (EU Commission), Lena Ek (FTP), Silvia Melegari (EOS and CEI-Bois), Dr. Marc Palahi (EFI), Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber (PIK), Dr. Eva Ursula Müller (BMEL)

Conclusion and outlook of Dr Eva-Ursula Müller

Dr Eva-Ursula Müller
Director-General for Forestry, Sustainability and Renewable Resources at the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

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Charter for Wood 2.0 in Dialogue

The event series provides a forum for stakeholders from the sector and beyond to discuss current issues concerning the use of wood from sustainable forestry. Covering a wide array of topics related to the fields of action of the Charter for Wood 2.0, the events aim at knowledge transfer, the exchange of ideas and discussion on feasible solutions with regard to climate protection, resource efficiency and value creation.