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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.

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ForestValue policy brief: increasing sustainability and resilience of European forests

During spring 2022 the ForestValue initiative, an EU programme aimed at promoting increased innovation and competitiveness of the forest-based sector in Europe,...
Summer school Slovenian Forestry Institute

Summer school on Scientific Writing and Publishing

The Slovenian Forestry Institute is organising the 10th Summer School on Scientific Writing and Publishing with professor emeritus Dr. Reinhart CEULEMANS in Kočevje,...

EFI Mediterranean Facility is recruiting for a Junior Researcher!

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is an international organisation with 30 member countries and around 120 associate and affiliate member organisations. EFI...

Improving community land management through association arrangements in Portugal

The Center for Applied Ecology Baeta Neves (CEABN) is currently conducting a research project called SAFER-LANDS, which is focused on exploring an...

FOREST EUROPE High-Level Policy Dialogue: Sustainable Forest Management

FOREST EUROPE (former Ministerial Conference on the Protection of Forest in Europe) organises a High Level Policy Dialogue on 30 August 2022...

Governing abandoned land: Storylines on natural forest regrowth in France and Spain

We highlight three out of five different stories we identified in our study about natural forest regrowth on abandoned land in France...

What’s forest education up to in Africa and Europe?

On 25th of May, Forest Europe, IUFRO and IFSA held a joint webinar discussing the key findings from the regional assessment reports...

Fostering Innovation Towards a More Sustainable Forest Sector in Europe

On 14-15 June the H2020 ROSEWOOD4.0 project will hold its final event in Barcelona, Spain (hosted in a hybrid format). The event...

Silvopasture as key driver to promote circular economy in Europe

In light of the recent regulations and actions supporting circular economy, it seems clear that the European Union recognizes climate change as...

Citizen science and its contribution to controlling acacia forests in Portugal

Many forest ecosystems worldwide are under threat after the invasion of exotic invasive plant species and Portugal is no exception. One of...

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ForestValue policy brief: increasing sustainability and resilience of European forests

During spring 2022 the ForestValue initiative, an EU programme aimed at promoting increased innovation and competitiveness of the forest-based sector in Europe,...

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