The Chamber of Forest Engineers
The Chamber of Forest Engineers of Turkey, a non-profit NGO, was established within the framework of “the Law on Turkish Union of Chambers Engineer and Architect”
Main Regulation of the Chamber of Forest Engineers:
ACCORDING TO THIS “MAIN REGULATION” THE FIRST OBJECTIVE OF THE OMO HAS BEEN INDICATED AS “TO MAKE OFFERS AND ASSISTANCE TO THE OFFICIAL AUTHORITIES AND OTHER RELATED ORGANIZATIONS BY EXECUTING ALL KINDS OF TECHNICAL AND SCIENTIFIC STUDIES IN ORDER TO PROTECTION, EXPANSION AND OPERATION OF FORESTS”.
WHEN WE CONSIDER THIS ITEM AND OTHER RELATED ITEMS, WE SEE THAT ONE OF THE MAIN OBJECTIVES OF THE CHAMBER OF FOREST ENGINEERS, EVEN THE FIRST GOAL, IS TO PROTECT THE FORESTS.
FURTHERMORE, WITH A PRESIDENTIAL DECREE OF TURKEY PUBLISHED AT TURKEY’S OFFICIAL GAZETTE AT THE DATE OF 2ND AUGUST, 2019, “THE NATIONAL BIODIVERSITY COORDINATION BOARD” WAS ESTABLISHED. THE OMO TOOK PART IN THIS COMMITTEE AS THE REPRESENTATIVE NGO FROM NATURE CONSERVATION SECTOR.
DURING THE SYMPOSIUM, COOPERATION AGREEMENTS WITH THESE NGOS SIGNED.
Together with public institutions’ representatives like General Directorate of Forests and General Directorate of Nature Protection and National Parks from Turkey, as well as representatives of FAOSEC, several non-governmental organizations from Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Romania, Hungary, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania and France participated in this international symposium.