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Policymakers in the Mediterranean face the challenge and opportunity of creating policies that promote forest management capable of providing for human needs on the local and international scale, maintaining ecosystem health and supporting global climate targets.

Event – A step forward in Forest Policy: the Mediterranean perspective

In 2021, the European Forest strategy for 2030 was released, paving the way to a new series of legislative initiatives and changes...

Over a Decade of REDD+: Outcomes and Socio-ecological Impacts

Join IUFRO Global Forest Expert Panels (GFEP) Programme for the online and on-site launch of IUFRO-GFEP’s new major global assessment report at...

Key highlights from the 7th Mediterranean Forest Week through EFIMED’s lens

The city of Antalya, Turkey has recently been the meeting point for academics, researchers, policy makers, and working professionals from the forestry...

From patient investments to DAO & crowdsourcing for afforestation, reforestation and plantation

Let me tell you our story, which we call Token and DAO Based Crowdsource 4 Afforestation (C4EST). The team of our C4EST...

Call for abstracts: FORS2D Conference on forestry for sustainable development

On the occasion of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Faculty of Forestry of the University of Banja Luka in...

Italian Forestry Strategy approved after long consultation

The Italian National Forestry Strategy (NFS) provides a long-term (20 year) framework for national and regional forestry policies in line with international...
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Now available in French: IUFRO-GFEP Policy Brief on Forests and Poverty in Africa

IUFRO’s Global Forest Expert Panels (GFEP) Programme proudly announces the launch of the French version of Forests, Trees and Poverty Alleviation in...
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Call for abstracts – 4th International Forest Policy Meeting

The 4th International Forest Policy Meeting (IFPM4) serves as a great opportunity to present research on topics relevant in the context of forest policy and from different academic and...
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Forests, trees and poverty alleviation in Africa: An expanded policy brief

IUFRO's Global Forest Expert Panels (GFEP) Programme launched the Portuguese version of their latest publication, Forests, Trees and Poverty Alleviation in Africa:...
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The EU Forest Strategy: Strengthening forest ecosystem services and integrated forest management for biodiversity...

IUCN and EFI have joined forces to present an open, high-level webinar and exchange on the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030....

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

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

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