2030 Climate Target: Review of LULUCF Regulation

Background paper for the workshop of the ENVI Committee on 25/05/2021

This background paper provides an overview of current trends of emissions and re-movals in the LULUCF sector, the existing system to monitor, report and account for emissions and removals and outlines the policy options for a revised LULUCF Regu-lation based on the inception impact assessment presented by the European Com-mission (European Commission 2020b).