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Bioeconomy is the production of renewable biological resources and the conversion of these resources (including waste streams) into value added products. Its sectors and industries have strong innovation potential due to their use of a wide range of sciences, enabling and industrial technologies, along with local and tacit knowledge.1 The forest bioeconomy focuses on innovations in the circular use of forest products and resources. In the Mediterranean, forest bioeconomy has a strong focus on business models for Non-Wood Forest Products, recreational uses of forests, and social inclusion.

Assessing urban analytics from the space

URBANA is an innovative pilot project using satellite data to assess and evaluate urban analytics related to the state of the green in different...

ThinkForest webinar: Sustainable Finance, Forests and Biodiversity

You are warmly welcome to our next ThinkForest webinar, which explores the issue of sustainable finance, forests and biodiversity. Biodiversity is heavily threatened, both...

UfM Mediterranean Green Week

The UfM EU and Jordan CoPresidency and Secretariat are pleased to announce that the Mediterranean Green Week will take place from 14 to 16...

The evolution and future of research on Nature-based Solutions to address societal challenges

Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are formally considered for their potential to address a range of societal challenges, beyond climate change adaptation and mitigation, and the...

Socioeconomic and policy factors influencing wood supply from European forests

IUFRO invites you to participate in the second webinar hosted by TEAMING UP 4 FORESTS, a science-business platform initiated by IUFRO and Mondi, focusing...

Europe’s wood supply in disruptive times

On 14 March TEAMING UP 4 FORESTS presented a study analysing factors affecting future wood supply in Europe such as climate change, land use...

4th TERRAenVISION Conference: call for abstracts

The fourth edition of the TERRAenVISION conference will be held in Valencia from 8 - 11 July and will be hosted by the University of...

Future of forestry might be closer than you think

Forestry might no longer be what you imagine it to be! Long gone are the days when forestry consisted only of rugged lumberjacks who...
#EyesOnEarth meet the finalists

Meet the #EyesOnEarth finalists!

The organisers of the #EyesOnEarth contest are thrilled to announce the finalists who have made it to the last leg of this exciting journey!...

7th European Agroforestry Conference

European agriculture faces a sustainability crisis. Join the 2024 European Agroforestry Conference to explore how trees on farms can address climate change, biodiversity loss,...

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Europe’s wood supply in disruptive times

On 14 March TEAMING UP 4 FORESTS presented a study analysing factors affecting future wood supply in Europe such as climate change, land use...

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