Planting4Future 2021

A working conference to develop a road map for planting 3 billion trees in Europe by 2030 and award to the winners of the European Tree of the Year contest.


General introduction by moderator Ladislav MIKO (European Commission)

Keynote speech EU Commissioner Virginijus SINKEVIČIUS


Working groups discussion on:

1st WG Land Access and Planting Methods

where and how to plant 3 billion trees

2nd WG Trees for Resilient Cities and Landscapes

engagement of the public sector - EC, National, Regional and Municipal Governments

3rd WG Civil and Corporate Engagement

role of private sector and civil society

4th WG Investing in Greener Future

financing tree planting, matching of public and private sources, flexibility of financial mechanisms, experience from member states …

Wrap up on behalf of each Working Group - recommendations to the European Commission

Feedback from the plenary and concluding remarks by moderator

Celebration and reward of the winners of the European Tree of the Year 2021



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