I. Background and objectives
Forest Sector Outlook Studies are one of the key working areas of the UNECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section. Please find further information on this work here.
The Federal Forest Agency of the Russian Federation had asked the Section to organize a capacity building workshop to give Russian participants an overview of different forest sector modelling experiences and the use of the results in the respective countries with a focus on climate change.
Please find the workshop agenda here.
III. Meeting venue
The workshop was a virtual meeting on the platform voiceboxer.
IV. Background information
The speakers provided background material for the participants which was translated to Russian. Please contact the Secretary of the ToS if you are interested in this material. (Please see contact information below)
V. Workshop documents
Topic Speaker ENG RUS
Agenda PDF PDF
Slot 1: General introduction of Forest Sector Outlook Studies and workshop overview
Ms. Lia Fain PDF PDF
Slot 2: Joint Research Centre on the Carbon Budget Model (CBM), the Global Forest Trade Model (GFTM) and their potential for individual countries
Dr. Ragnar Jonsson PDF PDF
Slot 3: IIASA: G4M and GLOBIOM Modelling experience in different countries
Dr. Nicklas Forsell PDF PDF
Slot 4: The FOrest Resource Outlook Model (FOROM) and its use in the US
Dr. Craig Johnston PDF PDF
Slot 5: GFPM in the FSOS and what results can be extracted
Mr. Kit Prins PDF PDF
Slot 6: Carbon Budget Model (CBM-CFS3) applications in Canada and Russia
Dr. Werner Kurz PDF PDF
Slot 7: Forest Resource Modelling in Finland
Dr. Minna Räty and Mr. Hannu Hirvelä PDF PDF
Slot 8: Forest Resource Modelling in Switzerland
Dr. Esther Thuerig PDF PDF
Slot 9: Forest Sector Modelling for Austria – Forest Adaption Scenarios for Evaluating Pathways supporting the Paris Agreement
Dr. Klemens Schadauer PDF PDF
Slot 10: Forest Resource Modelling in the Netherlands and Europe
Dr. Mart-Jan Schelhaas PDF PDF
Slot 11: Forest Resource Modelling in the US
Dr. John Coulston
Slot 12: Linking of GFPM with national modelling in Germany
Dr. Holger Weimar PDF PDF
Slot 13: Sweden: Downscaling of Long-Term Global Scenarios to Regions with a Forest Sector Model
Prof. Ljusk Ola Eriksson PDF PDF
Slot 14: The French Forest Sector Model – combining an area allocation module, with a forest dynamics module and a markets module
Dr. Antonello Lobianco PDF PDF
Should you have any question, please contact the Secretary of the ToS on Forest Sector Outlook Lia Fain (firstname.lastname@example.org).