20 September 2010
Great Hall, Guildhall, London EC2P 2EJ
Finance And Forestry: Where's The Data?"
Z/Yen, as a delivery partner of the Financial Services Knowledge Transfer Network, hosted a roundtable discussion prior to the Long Finance conference on behalf of Natural Environment Research Council to discuss the final report on "Finance And Forestry: Where's The Data?" which is available to download here.
The project was carried out to scope forestry data and the modelling needs of investment decision-makers in support of sustainable forests and forest carbon. The project focussed on the following questions:
The roundtable presented an opportunity not only to discuss the conclusions in the report but to further the links between financial services professionals in the City and the forestry and earth observation research communities.
Andy Shaw (National Centre for Earth Observation)
For additional information, see also a Long Finance, London Accord and PEFC 2012 presentation on finance, forestry and certification.