Steering group

For external and internal coordination and communication the Subgroup is managed  by a steering-group, which  is consisting of five members. The five steering-group members will each take one of the following tasks.
A close cooperation and information exchange in between the steering-group members is necessary and obligatory required. The steering group is communicating their steps with and to all subgroup-members.
In the subgroup-meeting in January 28th – 29th  in Warsaw the following subgroup-members where elected unanimously for two years (A-D) respectively one year (E).

Members of the Steering Group

Task A  - Strategic affairs:
Dirk Schmechel, Germany/Bavaria

  • Forestpedagogy and Forest policy
  • Strategic questions and European FP Strategy
  • Coordination of the annual report to the FCN
  • Public Relation and Internet

Task B - External affairs / education:
Björn-Helge Björnstad

  • Communication and coordination of the subgroups tasks with European Institutions or organisations in the educational sector and the sector of ESD
  • Identification of current developments and innovations concerning ESD and   Forestpedagogy; integration into the working process of the subgroup.
  • External inquiries

Task C - External affairs / economy:
Thomas Baschny, Austria

  • Communication and coordination of the subgroups tasks with European Institutions or organisations in the economy - sector (forestry, timber, other sectors)
  • Partnerships and financial support
  • Connection with other networks between foresters in Europe
  • External inquiries

Task D - Internal affairs:
Anna Pikus, Poland

  • Coordination/organisation of the Subgroup meetings together with the hosts and moderation of the subgroup meetings
  • Controlling of appointments
  • Coordination of project- or working groups

Task E - Annual Congress 2017