Governance

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.

Mediterranean Forest Week: Social Innovation in Forests

2 April 2019, Lebanon. Forests are natural resources -- both public and private – which are host to a...

Natura 2000 Invitation for Networking Events Proposals

Natura 2000 offers support for the promotion or organisation of networking events to promote working together across borders, within the framework of...

UCPM preparedness in civil protection and marine pollution

Submission Deadline: 4 April 2019. Europe and its neighbours face a wide range of disaster risks, such as floods,...

Good news from Portugal: 3.6 million euros to strengthen community-based forestry

Community based forestry in Portugal is a complex and difficult process for most stakeholders, especially for local communities. Most of these community...

Can social innovation make a difference to forest-dependent communities?

Attention to social innovation and its role in sustainable development have been rising. However, the knowledge of social innovation pertaining to rural...

International Symposium on Landscape, Agriculture and Women

9-10 May 2019, Priorat, Spain The International Symposium on Landscape, Agriculture and Women aims to create links between...

Pau Costa Foundation receives social innovation award

Pau Costa Foundation (PCF) has been recognised as a Social Innovator by Ashoka, the global organisation promoting social entrepreneurship, in 2018. This...

Sixth Mediterranean Forest Week

The role of Mediterranean forests in the Paris Agreement: challenges and opportunities The sixth Mediterranean Forest Week (MFW)...

COST Action Proposal Open Call

An open call for Cost Action proposal invites submissions that contribute to the scientific, technological, economic, cultural or societal knowledge advancement and development of...

IEMed practical training grants programme 2019

Eight grants are addressed to young candidates with higher degrees for practical training in various fields of action, including Euro-Mediterranean policies, Arab and Mediterranean...

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Unlocking the Potential of Urban Forests: Developing a Local Urban Forestry...

Urban forests are crucial contributors to greener, healthier, more resilient and liveable cities. They provide an efficient nature-based solution to many environmental...

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