Meetings of PESFOR-W COST Action


1st Management Committee (MC) meeting

Location: COST Association, 149 Avenue Louise, Brussels, Belgium
18th October 2016

Minutes of meeting: 

COST Association Presentation:

Presentation by Chair, Gregory Valatin:  

Core Group meeting

Via Skype/teleconference
30th November 2016

Minutes of meeting


Core Group meeting

Via Skype/teleconference
23rd January 2017

Minutes of meeting


First Full meeting of PESFOR-W

AgroParis Tech, 14 rue Giradet, Nancy, France and case study to Vittel

Plenary and Working Group meetings

28th February - 1st March 2017

List of participants

Programme and MC agenda attached

Introductory presentation from Action Chair 

Presentation from Alessandro Leonardi on Governance and design  of payments for Watershed schemes in the EU

Presentation from Tamas Szedlak - EU Forestry Strategy and forestry measures in rural development programmes for 2014-2020

Vittel Case study - Presentation by Christophe Klotz (Agrivair) on water quality and land management issues

Vittel Case study - A translation into English of the Agrivair (Nestlé Waters France) brochure on the scheme

Vittel Case study - Presentation by Marc Benoit (INRA) on research underpinning development of the scheme

Vittel Case study - Information on the role of the French National Forestry Office (ONF) in managing forests owned by Nestlé Waters near Vittel to protect water resources from nitrogen pollution.

Vittel Case study - Presentation by Julien Fiquepron (Centre National de la Propriété Forestière) on other 'Woodlands for drinking water' payments for ecosystem services schemes in France.

Management Committee meeting, Nancy, France

am. 2nd March 2017

Minutes of meeting

Presentation from COST Science Officer

Presentation from Action Chair


Local organiser: Serge Garcia, Directeur de Recherche, Directeur du LEF/Senior Researcher, Head of LEF, Laboratorie d'Economie Forestière, Tel: +33 (0)3 83 39 68 69     Mobile : +33 (0)6 81 20 20 85

Core Group Meeting

via Skype/teleconference

17th March 2017

Minutes of meeting

Core Group meeting

via Skype/teleconference

16 May 2017

Minutes of meeting