Project properties

Title Impacts of the Green Taxonomy on investments in European forests
Group Forest Ecology and Forest Management Group
Project type thesis
Credits 36
Supervisor(s) Gert-Jan Nabuurs
Examiner(s) Prof Gert-Jan Nabuurs
Contact info gert-jan.nabuurs@wur.nl
https://www.linkedin.com/in/gert-jan-nabuurs-803b091b/
Begin date 2021/09/01
End date
Description Also possible as Internship/Research practice

The green taxonomy is a EU regulation that stimulates investment in sustainable sectors only.
https://ec.europa.eu/info/business-economy-euro/banking-and-finance/sustainable-finance/eu-taxonomy-sustainable-activities_en

Forest management is also part of it, but it is unknown what the consequences of this regulation may be for forest investments or forest management. this thesis looks into these consequences and tries to analyse them (partly FNP related topic)

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Topic(s): Climate change / wood
Region(s): Europe
Climate(s): Temperate zone/

Corona proof: Yes
i.e.no field work (abroad) or intensive lab studies required=>suitable to be conducted in Corona time

Used skills
Requirements - WEC-31806 Ecological Methods I, or a comparable alternative course;
- One FEM course (at least), depending on the topic of the thesis: FEM-30306 Forest Ecology and Forest Management, FEM-30806 Resource Dynamics Sustainable Utilization, FEM-32306 Agroforestry, or Models for Ecological Systems FEM-31806