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.

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...

Join the Mediterranean Youth Task Force!

In March 2022, Silva Mediterranea had a successful youth dialogue and created a regional youth statement that was presented by two young representatives at...

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

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

What’s forest education up to in Africa and Europe?

On 25th of May, Forest Europe, IUFRO and IFSA held a joint webinar discussing the key findings from the regional assessment reports...

EFI is seeking a Communications Trainee for its Barcelona office!

The European Forest Institute's Mediterranean Facility (EFIMED) and the newly established Genetic Resources Facility (EFIGEN), located in Barcelona, Spain, are currently looking for...

State of the Mediterranean Forests 2023: survey launched!

Silva Mediterranea Secretariat is launching a survey on the next edition of the publication of The State of Mediterranean Forests (SoMF). The...

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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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