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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.

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....

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,...

7th Mediterranean Forest Week: Forest and ecosystem restoration for the next generations

Mediterranean forests are part of multifaceted landscapes, but heavily affected by centuries of human intervention. Despite an increase of 1.8 million hectares...
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EU adopts new EU Forest Strategy for 2030

The European Commission has adopted the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030, a flagship initiative of the European Green Deal that builds...

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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Now available in French: IUFRO-GFEP Policy Brief on Forests and Poverty...

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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