On November 13, 2018 in Moscow, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Committee on Nature Management and Ecology held a meeting on the topic: «Current issues of regulatory support for the rational use and effective reproduction of forests during the implementation of the national project «Ecology». Regional aspect of the Far Eastern Federal District.

The program consisted of the following blocks:

  • On ensuring environmental safety in Russia. Measures to improve the legal regulation in the field of forest relations

  • «Evaluation of the regulatory impact of regulatory acts on the timber industry complex of the Far East. Improving forest management and enhancing law enforcement practice from the standpoint of public and environmental organizations»

  • «Improving environmental protection and ensuring environmental safety from the standpoint of federal authorities, scientific institutions and forest business enterprises».

The meeting was attended by representatives of the Committee of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation on Environmental Management and Ecology, Federal Forestry Agency of Russia, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, public and non-profit organizations, and the forest business.

The position of the National Association of Timber Industry «Russian Forest» on the topic of harvesting Far Eastern linden was voiced by Vice-President for Government Relations Ivan Sukhorukov.