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Registrations to the 8th Mediterranean Forest Week are open!  

The 8th Mediterranean Forest Week (8MFW) has officially opened its registration! Enrol now and be part of an event that brings together researchers, policymakers,...

EU-FarmBook research team wins ENLIGHT Impact Award 2024

Inge de Bo (Ghent University), Eduard Mauri (EFI) and Daniela Lud (Rhein-Waal University of Applied Sciences) have been honoured with the ENLIGHT Impact Ambassador...

Discover the winners of the #EyesOnEarth Contest

On 6 July, the #EyesOnEarth Regional Competition came to a successful conclusion with its closing event and award ceremony. Organised by DG NEAR, EU Neighbours South,...

Get your solutions out of the drawer and make a difference...

Are you involved in a Horizon Europe project in the field of forestry and agriculture? Are your ideas and solutions ready to see the...

The world’s Forests: multiple crises call for resolute action

Joint efforts and far-sighted decisions are crucial to make the world's forests more resilient and ensure a sustainable future, the Stockholm Congress Statement stresses. International...

EFIMED’s June newsletter: seeding solutions for resilient forests and more!

This month's newsletter leads with a crucial policy summary from the European Forest Genetic Resources Programme (EUFORGEN). The report underlines the urgent need to...

Understanding how trees help each other in Mediterranean forests

Mediterranean forests, known for their biodiversity and resilience, face significant challenges due to climate change, particularly regarding water availability. A recent study conducted in...

Riparian forests as Nature-Based Solutions within the Mediterranean context

The Mediterranean Basin faces significant challenges due to anthropogenic changes impacting both natural ecosystems and human livelihoods. Among these challenges, floods stand out as...

New EUSTAFOR manifesto: managing forests responsibly for people and planet

In its new manifesto, EUSTAFOR explains its vision for European forests 2024 and beyond and how we have to balance the many services forests...

New public-private collaboration to boost forest management

The seminar "Sylviculture Collaboration Entities (SCE): a new opportunity for the Spanish Forestry Sector" was held in Madrid, on May 31, 2024. The event...

Rising threats and resilient solutions: insights from FOREST EUROPE’s webinars

Extreme droughts are expected to increase in frequency and severity and, together with rising temperatures, are expected to weaken trees, threatening forest ecosystems and...

Spreading the potential of managing corks to make them more productive...

Full stop to the project of "New cork management techniques to improve its productivity and resilience” with an outreach day that offered a comprehensive...

Safeguarding Lebanon’s forests through fire prevention

A few years back, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) warned that the risk of wildfires in the Mediterranean is expected to worsen...

Stakeholder perspectives on forest carbon sinks

The eco2for project kick-off, held a few weeks ago at the headquarters of the Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge (MITECO), brought...

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