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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.

SINCERE

Final SINCERE paper on forest ecosystem services provision in Europe

The Spurring INnovations for forest eCosystem sERvices in Europe (SINCERE) project aimed to advance innovative mechanisms, including novel policies and business models,...
Nature in the city

Nature in the city: turning knowledge into urban forestry practice

Develop your passion for forestry, ecology and urban design while learning how to promote the green transition of cities! A new free...
Global assessment of forest education

New global assessment of forest education

Education is essential for safeguarding natural resources, including forests, for future generations. This is one of the key messages of a new...
River and forest in the fall Ukrainian landscape

FOREST EUROPE to support Ukraine in rebuilding its forest sector

A Ministerial Decision to support Ukraine in rebuilding its forest sector was recently (30.08.2022) adopted at the first FOREST EUROPE High-Level Policy...
Wood construction

Forest-based climate change mitigation and adaptation in Europe

The European Forest Institute (EFI) published a new study with the title Forest-based climate change mitigation and adaptation in Europe in the...
European forest

Open consultation on new EU framework for forest monitoring

The European Commission has opened a new public consultation to collect the views of all interested stakeholders on the development of an...
Communications Officers

EFI is looking for a Communications Officer for its EFIMED and EFIGEN Facilities!

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

Eureka programme call for innovative projects – Spain and Turkey

Eureka is the world's largest public network for international cooperation in R&D and innovation, present in more than 45 countries. It is...
EU forest

EU Restoration Law must support forest resilience without hindering their sustainable management

On 22 June 2022, the European Commission adopted its proposal for a Regulation on EU Nature Restoration. The proposal is a key...
Brainstorming for SIMRA project

Unfolding the green side of social innovation

The impact of human behaviour on the environment has surged at the planetary scale over the past half century. Growing urbanisation, pressure...

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What are the main challenges faced by the urban forestry sector...

The “Blueprint for Innovation in Urban Forestry” produced by Uforest provides a comprehensive overview of the main challenges faced by the European...

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