Mr. Fritz is bio-geographer working in the European Commission as policy officer within DG Environment’s biodiversity unit. He is responsible for shaping the EU strategy on Green Infrastructure. He is also working on the knowledge base data on land use changes, for elaborating policy recommendations on how to secure the sustainable land use within future European policies from the biodiversity and ecosystem point of view.
Mr. Fritz presented the EU perspective and strategy on Green Infrastructure – more information can be found on the European Commission’s website on http://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/ecosystems/index_en.htm. He thus addressesed the IENE 2012 main topic of “Green Infrastructure“.