“Perspectives on Illegal Killing: The Role of Hunters” Conference

27 Jun 2017 -
17:30 to 19:30
European Parliament – Room JAN 6Q2

European conference on the Perspectives on Illegal Killing and the Role of Hunters to be held at the European Parliament in Brussels on June 27th, 2017.

The conference is hosted by MEP Karl-Heinz Florenz, President of the Intergroup “Biodiversity, Hunting, Countryside”, and organised in cooperation with FACE - the Federation of Associations for Hunting and Conservation of the EU.


  • Marita ARVELA (tbc), Policy Officer, DG for Environment, Nature Protection Unit, European Commission
  • Dr. Mari POHJA-MYKRÄ, Senior Researcher University of Helsinki
  • Julia NEWTH, Senior Ecosystem Health Officer, Wildfowl &Wetlands Trust (WWT)
  • Michele SORRENTI, Scientific Country Manager, Migratory Birds Office Italian Hunting Federation
  • Johan SVALBY, Senior Advisor for International Affairs Safari Club International

For more information and registration please visit


Follow up the conference:

- PR dated on 27 June 2017 (EN)

- Speakers’ presentations

Agenda and speakers’ biographies

- Photo Gallery