Corporate-Community Engagement: Towards better practice in extractive industries Lessons from international and Finnish experiences.
Place: Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Mechelininkatu 34 a, Helsinki
Morning session (open access) SYKE Auditorium “Laulujoutsen”
8:30 – 9:00 Coffee
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome and Introduction – Lasse Peltonen, Finnish Environment Institute
9:15 – 10:45 Keynote: Better Practice in Corporate-Community Engagement - Lessons Learned from Around the Globe - Merrick Hoben, Consensus Building Institute
10:45 – 11:30 Finnish experiences: Community Engagement in Forest Management – experiences from regional stakeholder groups - Pauli Wallenius, Metsähallitus
11:30 – 12:00 Discussion
12:00 – 13:00Lunch
Afternoon workshop (limited participation) SYKE Tervapääsky, 7th floor.
13:00 – 16:30 Practice-oriented workshop: Rethinking Corporate-Community Engagement
facilitated by Merrick Hoben, Consensus Building Institute
- Key issues, principles and techniques in community engagement
- Building skills around selected issues
16:30 – 17:00 Closing of the day
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