Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) 2nd Symposium on Urban Forestry, COST E39 2nd Research Conference
28th to 30th June 2006
What was the event?
This international conference was based on two ongoing research networking activities: one is ASEM Urban Forestry Symposium, which aims at promoting urban forestry research and cooperation among ASEM countries; the other is COST Action E39 “Forests, Trees, and Human Health and Well-being”, which has an interest in health aspects of forest and tree resources.
The conference aimed to identify promising approaches and developments of forestry to serve health aspects of urban societies and sustainable urban development.
Liz O'Brien of Forest Research presented: "A marvellous opportunity for children to learn: Evaluating Forest School in England"
Who was the event suitable for?
Researchers, planners, policy makers and managers that have an interest to explore the relationships between urban forests and human health. The theme is particularly relevant to the fields of forestry, planning sciences, and landscape architecture, social sciences, natural resource management and ecology related.
Where did the event take place?
The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University
For updated information, please refer to the conference website.
Dr. Kjell Nilsson
Forest & Landscape Denmark
1958 Frederiksberg C