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Sustainable forest management addresses forest degradation and deforestation while producing goods and services, increasing climate resilience, as well as ecosystem benefits, to the environment and human populations.1 Growth and change in Mediterranean forests has been closely tied to human use for hundreds of years: integrated and sustainable forest management has the potential to increase the productive capacity and protect the environmental health of these important ecosystems.

New IUFRO synthesis report on international forest governance

Launched at the 19th Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF19), the first global synthesis report on international forest governance in 14...

“Sensing the cork oak forest” exhibition returns to the Cork Museum of Catalonia

The acclaimed exhibition by American photographer Michele Curel, "Sentir la Sureda" ("Sensing the cork oak forest") is returning to the Cork Museum of Catalonia...

FUTURECORK, a transformative project promoting bioeconomy in the Spanish cork sector

Kick-off of FUTURECORK, a transformative project that seeks the adaptation and optimization of the national cork sector to the current and future ecological, economic...

Explore the new platform for the 8th Mediterranean Forest Week

The 8th edition of the Mediterranean Forest Week (8MFW) takes a major step forward with the launch of its official website mediterraneanforestweek.org. The 8MFW website...

ResAlliance integrates with EU-FarmBook to boost landscape resilience knowledge sharing 

The EU-funded project ResAlliance, dedicated to increasing knowledge flow, skills, and innovation in landscape resilience with a focus on Mediterranean countries, aims to support...

Exploring the future of Latvian forests: insights from the Latvian Forestry Day

On May 16, the Latvian State Forestry Institute "Silava" hosted Latvian Forestry Day at the Science Support Center of the Forest Research Station "Mežmāja."...

Master the EU-FarmBook Platform: join May’s training sessions!

In an effort to enhance the accessibility and usability of agricultural knowledge across Europe, EU-FarmBook is thrilled to announce a series of online training...

Short-term effect of historical mega-fire on soil fungal communities

The findings of the research allow us to peer further into the world of fungi to understand the complex interactions which occur in the...

EVOLTREE Summer School: Assisted migration for adapting forests to climate change

Forest trees have evolved at species and population levels to adapt to the local environment in which they grow. Such local adaptations lead to...

EFIMED welcomes Dr Bruno Fady as new visiting researcher

EFIMED is delighted to announce the arrival of Dr Bruno Fady to collaborate with EFIMED scientists on the genetic diversity of Mediterranean forest trees....

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Resilience meets reverence: temporal and spatial responses of sacred forests to...

Sacred Natural Sites (SNS) and sacred forests are places with spiritual significance for communities, where natural and human elements are intertwined. They are found...

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