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Ministerial Meeting on Forest Landscape Restoration and the ECCA30/Bonn Challenge in Eastern and South-East Europe

12 October 2021
Ankara Turkey

Rationale

The Ministerial Meeting on Forest Landscape Restoration and the Bonn Challenge will bring together decision-makers from Eastern and South-East Europe in order to discuss challenges, identify solutions and enhance commitments towards forest landscape restoration. The meeting will provide a unique opportunity to align national and regional efforts in Eastern and South-East Europe with the Bonn Challenge - a global effort to bring 350 million hectares of degraded and deforested land into restoration by 2030.

Objectives

  • Discuss possibilities for forest landscape restoration under the ECCA30/Bonn Challenge in Eastern and South-East Europe;
  • Share regional and national experiences of forest landscape restoration, challenges faced during implementation, and ways of addressing them;
  • Discuss strategies and approaches for unlocking financial resources required for restoration;
  • Consider ways of reporting on progress in restoration;
  • Provide an opportunity for identifying and selecting areas for restoration.

Registration

Should you have any questions related to the meeting, contact Roksolana Shelest.

Documents

Topic Language Document

Getting started with the Bonn Challenge

Начало работы с Боннским вызовом

English

Русский

PDF

PDF

A guide to the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

English

PDF

Video overview of the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

Видео обзор методологии оценки перспектив восстановления лесных ландшафтов (МОПВ)

English

 

Русский

Video

 

Video

Virtual briefing meeting on the Bonn Challenge and ECCA30 (7 May 2020)

Name of the Presenter Topic PDF
  Agenda PDF
Mr. Gianluca Sambucini, UNECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section Opening remarks PDF
Ms. Salome Begeladze, IUCN Bonn Challenge, making and tracking the pledge PDF
Ms. Jessica Robertson, USDA Forest Service Bonn Challenge, making and tracking the United States Pledge  PDF
Mr. Ekrem Yazici, UNECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section Updates on the Ministerial Roundtable on Forest Landscape Restoration and the Bonn Challenge for Eastern and South-East Europe PDF
Mr. Charles Karangwa, IUCN Regional Initiatives in support of the Bonn Challenge in Africa PDF
Ms. Adriana Vidal, IUCN Regional Initiatives in support of the Bonn Challenge in Latin America PDF

Virtual meeting on Financing Forest Landscape Restoration (16 July 2020)

Document Presenter PDF
Agenda   PDF
Mapping of funding opportunities for forest landscape restoration in the region (I) IUCN European Regional Office PDF
Mapping of funding opportunities for forest landscape restoration in the region (II) Mr. Peter Gondo, United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) Secretariat PDF
Sources of financing for forest landscape restoration: International Climate Initiative (IKI) Dr. Michael Krause-Besan, Zukunft – Umwelt – Gesellschaft (ZUG) gGmbH. The International Climate Initiative (IKI), The Federal German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) PDF
Sources of financing for forest landscape restorationGlobal Environmental Facility (GEF) Mr. Ulrich Apel, Senior Environmental Specialist, The Global Environment Facility (GEF) PDF
Sources of financing for forest landscape restoration: Green Climate Fund Mr. Marc Dumas-Johansen, Forest and Land Use Specialist. Green Climate Fund (GCF) PDF
Sources of financing for forest landscape restoration: European Investment Bank Natural Capital Financing Facility, European Investment Bank PDF
Sources of financing for forest landscape restoration: EBRD European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) PDF