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Scientists, foresters, and policymakers all play a role in forest governance, which refers to forest planning and management approaches and principles on a local, regional and international scale. Key elements in Mediterranean forest governance emphasise sustainable management, bioeconomy processes, and rural development.

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University of Valladolid and SNGULAR launch Smart Global Ecosystems Business Chair

The University of Valladolid and SNGULAR have initiated an alliance to promote research and training in the area of artificial intelligence and...

Integrate Network Communications Workshop: “Engaging with Media”

Do you want to find out why journalists tend to take certain perspectives when it comes to how we use our forest?...
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More trees but weaker

In the video "More trees but weaker", Irene Baños Ruiz, an environment/climate journalist, and Michael Köhl, lead author of the State of...

Role of Science in Supporting Policymaking: A Post-COVID World

The ThinkForest Seminar 'Role of Science in Supporting Policymaking: A Post-COVID World' will take place online on next 20 May 2021. This...

Welcome to the European Forum on Urban Forestry semester 2021!

The European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF) is excited to announce the release of the myEFUF app! COVID-19 challenges did not stop...
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“Innovation and the Mediterranean Bioeconomy” seminar spurs input for the MFRA 2021-2030

“Innovation and the Mediterranean Bioeconomy”, an online seminar hosted by EFIMED on 11 March, was the first of four online seminars that...

Enhancing Mediterranean integration

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona Process, this report examines the various dimensions of Mediterranean integration in today’s...

2021 WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference

Sustainable development in the Mediterranean region is facing a combination of challenges that are likely to undermine livelihoods. The Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus...

Seminar on Innovation and the Mediterranean Bioeconomy spotlights MFRA 2021-2030

Innovation is often considered an all-purpose answer for overcoming emerging challenges and tackling so-called “wicked problems”, including the development of an effective...
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Global Forest Summit puts forests at the heart of the international agenda

As the main carbon terrestrial sink on earth, forests are our best allies in the face of climate emergency. On a global scale,...

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Payments for environmental services: what is good practice?

Payments for environmental services (PES)—also known as “payments for ecosystem services”— have become increasingly popular worldwide over the last two decades. However,...

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