14th European Forest Pedagogics Congress 2019 was hosted from 1- 4 July in Latvia - Riga, Tervete by JSC "Latvia's State Forests" in cooperation with National Centre for Education of Republic of Latvia and Riga Technical University. The continuity of congress was guaranteed by the Forest Communicators' Network - Subgroup - Forest Pedagogics that is part of both the UNECE Timber Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry and the FAO European Forestry Commission.
Central theme of the Congress 2019 was - DESIGNING BRIDGES BETWEEN FOREST AND SCHOOLS. How to link the forest pedagogy programmes and regular schools? How can forest educators and teachers cooperate on pupils' learning?
The European Forest Pedagogics Congress is organised annually to provide a platform for the exchange of experiences and for the discussion of currently relevant topics or challenges for forest pedagogy in Europe. More information: www.forestpedagogics.eu