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Mapping forest innovation across Europe

A map of innovative ways in which forests are being employed and managed to provide benefits to people has been launched by...

Greece releases legislation proposal on wild edible mushrooms

Wild edible mushrooms are a valuable natural resource which has gained prominent economic, gastronomic and ecotouristic importance in recent years in Greece. As a...

Social innovation in the spotlight: Special Issue of Forest, Policy and...

This Special Issue, largely a product of the H2020 Social Innovation in Marginalised Rural Areas (SIMRA) project and its Thematic Session organised...

Bioeconomy as a long-term model for fighting forest fires

Hundreds of firefighters are fighting forest fires in southern Catalonia, Spain, as temperatures rose to 40 degrees Celsius and above across Europe....

Welcoming summer with the latest Network News from the Mediterranean!

We warmly welcome the summer season with a new June edition of EFI Network News from the Mediterranean Facility, which includes reflections...

Presentation of the H2020 My Sustainable Forest project to major Czech...

On 19 and 20 June, the H2020 My Sustainable Forest project was presented in the Czech town of Krtiny in the...

First PEFC-certified chestnuts enter the Spanish market

The Castilla y León Wood & Forest Services Center (Cesefor) has succeeded in putting the first PEFC-certified chestnuts on the Spanish market....

Pests, diseases and climate change impact on chestnut and pine nut...

An interregional workshop on "Wild harvested nuts and berries in time of new pests, diseases and climate change", brought together stakeholders from...

New technologies to fight climate change in marginal lands

A new Horizon 2020 project will identify marginal lands in Europe and strengthen their potential to contribute to a CO2 sequestration strategy....

Engaging with stakeholders for spiritual ecosystem services

Forests are key for society and understanding the importance and the functioning of ecosystem services is fundamental for the healthy and sustainable...

INCREDIBLE project present at the workshop on thematic networks in EU...

On 11 June, EFIMED was invited to the 3rd Workshop on the role of H2020 Thematic Networks (TN) in EU Agricultural Innovation,...

COOPEREM: Management of transborder emergencies

COOPEREM creates cross-border fire prevention zones between France and Catalonia region in Spain. To achieve this, the project develops a joint policy...

Fire resilient territories required to tackle extreme wildfire crisis

A clear message emerged at a recent international seminar on wildfire management: extreme wildfire events cannot be addressed through suppression-centered approaches and a new...

May’s Mediterranean Facility Network News out now!

May’s edition of EFI Network News from the Mediterranean Facility features the research analysis on the economic value of mushroom picking in...

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