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EFIMED’s March Newsletter: the Mediterranean keeps on the move!

Despite the uncertain times we are living through due to the global coronavirus pandemic, the EFIMED network is in full swing. In...

Who owns our forests? Forest ownership in the ECE region

A new study "Who owns our forests? Forest ownership in the ECE region" issued by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe...

Have your say on the new LIFE Programme

The European Commission has launched an online consultation to seek input on the future content and implementation of the Programme for the...

EU proposes ambitious 2030 emission reduction target

The Paris Agreement aims to strengthen global response to the urgent threat of climate change by keeping global average temperatures well below...

Forest dieback in European State Forests and measures for its combat

According to a survey EUSTAFOR disseminated among its members, more than 1,2 million hectares of forests in 13 European countries have experienced...

Training Tunisia’s young minds on the climate change effects

As part of World Water Day, the H2020 FASTER project team, in collaboration with the social welfare entity Lions club Ennasr, organised...

Globalisation also endangers the health of forests

The introduction of exotic pests and diseases is one of the greatest environmental challenges in the world, according to the Forest Pathology...

Transforming forest landscapes to meet current and future needs

"Forest landscapes are often the basis of local economies and social identity," said Professor Andreas Bolte, Head of Institute at the Thünen...

Innovative wooden schoolyards for children’s versatile development

Exploring the applicability of wood has led us to new discoveries about its positive impact on children’s emotional, behavioral and intellectual development....

Webinar: Can Planting Trees Fix the Climate?

The Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment organises a webinar panel discussion next 25 March (from 12:30pm to 2:00pm EST) entitled on...

New EFI Bioregions Facility: towards a sustainable bioeconomy for Europe

Bioregions connects forward-thinking regions across Europe to work together to unlock regional potential through international exchange on the forest circular bioeconomy. In...

LIFE MycoRestore: using mycological resources for forest resilience

Mediterranean forests are currently facing serious abiotic and biotic tensions. The most frequent stress is drought due to climate change, which can...

CROSS-FOREST project: open forest data from Spain and Portugal

Cross-Forest is a project funded by the European Union's Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom programme that aims at developing Digital Service...

Apply for EFI Short Term Mobility Grants!

The European Forest Institute is offering 10 short term mobility grants for early stage researchers and professionals. This is a unique opportunity...

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