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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.

ThinkForest webinar: Implementing Closer-to-Nature Forest Management

Closer-to-Nature Forest Management is a concept proposed in the EU Forest Strategy for 2030. The idea is to provide a vision and direction for...

Become an expert in a FOREST4EU policy focus group!

The EU-funded project FOREST4EU is selecting experts to participate in three policy focus groups, whose main objective is to improve the framework conditions for...

Forests and Climate Change Forum Association calls for recognition of the role of forests...

On September 4, the public consultation process of the Spanish Ministry for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge for the update of the National Integrated...

Opportunities for tenure track professorships in Brazil

The Luiz de Queiroz Agriculture School (ESALQ) at the University of Sao Paulo (USP) is seeking applications for tenure-track professorships in three specialities. Forestry and...

ForestPaths Features #2: Exploring the project’s next generation assessment framework

ForestPaths has released the second publication from its ForestPaths Features series – an information note tackling the question of How can models help achieve...

Calling experts for FOREST4EU policy focus groups

The uptake of Agricultural Innovation Partnership Operational Groups (EIP-Agri OGs), in forestry and agroforestry differs largely between the EU Member States. To address this...

Recommendations on wildfire prevention now available in translation

A greater number of stakeholders involved in wildfire management will be able to access a recent publication on wildfire prevention, thanks to translations into...

Enhancing effective communication on Mediterranean forest issues

The Silva Mediterranea Secretariat is launching its new website with a revamped communication strategy and new knowledge sharing tools, all of which are available...

ThinkForest webinar: Achieving the EU Forest Strategy goals – what can science tell us?

An international panel with experts from Romania, Finland, Ireland and Sweden (TBC) will discuss the following questions: How are the Forest Strategy goals met at...

New recommendations on wildfire prevention in the Mediterranean

Numerous wildfire management initiatives are considered or implemented at subnational, national, and regional levels across the Mediterranean. Yet a more concerted approach could harness...

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Including the forestry sector in national recovery and resilience plans

In recent years, the European Union has intensified efforts to address environmental and social changes through various policies and regulations. All framed under the...

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