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PEFC “Solidarity Supply Chain”: solutions to minimise consequences of 2018 Vaia...

600 millimetres of rain in 48 hours followed by winds of 200 km/hour blasted northern Italian forests in October 2018. The Vaia storm destroyed 42,500 hectares...

PEFC International EU Policy Seminar in Brussels

On September 26th the PEFC EU Policy Seminar will take place in Brussels. Its objective is to discuss and debate EU policies, sustainable forestry and its...

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 the Spurring INnovations...

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. This adds...

Wood-chain: the technology for strengthening traceability and PEFC certification

Nowadays, forest certification schemes and European regulations demand an increasing capability for tracing and linking information along the supply chain of wood-based products. The...

Spanish Fashion Designer Maria Lafuente is Forest Forward

The Spanish fashion designer María Lafuente presented her new, retro-futuristic collection at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid, Spain. Inspired by Thai nature, culture,...

Aftermath of the “Vaia” storm: PEFC Italy sustainable supply chain project

The storm Vaia caused considerable damages to the Italian forests, especially in the northeast of Italy. This area alone produces 2/3 of all Italian...

Latest tree monitoring technologies support climate adaptation and mitigation

There is a strong connection between tree ecosystems and the climate system. However, the feedback between the two relies on a range of factors,...

Ecosystem services entrepreneurship: from ideas to business

ECOSTAR “Ecosystem services entrepreneurship: from ideas to business” online course provides continuous interaction with top international professors, experts and company directors specialized in the...

Forest management auditing and certification: new book gives comprehensive view

It is difficult to find products or services in the market that are not defined as sustainable. But what makes a product or a...

Latitude or altitude may save us?

A second article in a planned series of three reports the results of ongoing research on the potential effects of climate change on terrestrial...