Who owns our forest is one of most frequently asked questions. A joint publication by the UNECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section and the COST Action FACESMAP examines forest ownership in the ECE region. Based on data on 35 countries, and the first to include all forest ownership categories, this study investigates the changing nature and patterns of forest ownership, the ways in which governance and social structures influence forest owners and users, as well as forest management.
A better monitoring of Europe’s forest will help countries mitigate and adapt to climate change. – Our overall aim is to aid Europe’s transition to