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EFIMED welcomes Dr Bruno Fady as new visiting researcher

EFIMED is delighted to announce the arrival of Dr Bruno Fady to collaborate with EFIMED scientists on the genetic diversity of Mediterranean forest trees....

Delivering tree genetic resources in forest and landscape restoration

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Alliance of Bioversity International & CIAT published a new forestry working paper, highlighting...

New episode of Branching out explores forest biodiversity

A new Branching out: the forest podcast episode is out! This time the conversation is about the relationship between biodiversity and other services forests...

Ideology doesn’t make forests resilient

Ideological thinking involves following certain norms that someone else has developed, or worse, some group of people. Beliefs held by groups tend to become...

Estimating Effective Population Size for forest genetic resources conservation

EUFORGEN presents a new webinar series where key topics in forest genetic resources (FGR) are open for public debate. Leading experts provide their scientific...

OptFORESTS: Multilevel biodiversity for resilient forests in the face of climate...

In a context where forests must adapt to more extreme climatic phenomena, new pests, and emerging diseases, efforts are needed to make tree species...

Tools and resources to restore degraded forest landscapes 

International organisations and representatives from across the Mediterranean basin met in Tunisia to discuss management practices for the restoration of degraded Mediterranean forest landscapes....

EUFORGEN Secretariat is looking for a new trainee!

The European Forest Genetic Resources Programme (EUFORGEN) hosted by the European Forest Institute's office in Barcelona is looking for a trainee that will work within...

EUFORGEN Webinars: ash dieback and its impact on the species’ genetic...

Rising temperatures across Europe, extreme weather events, higher fire risk, or increased vulnerability to biotic disturbances such as pests and diseases are some of...

EUFORGEN webinars explore the case study of ash dieback

The upcoming February EUFORGEN webinar series "Biotic outbreak management of the Genetic Conservation Units Network: case study on ash dieback" will discuss the possibility...

Deer to the rescue: how browsing combats wildfires in Iberian forests

Mediterranean oak woodlands, known for being the native habitat of the world’s cork trees, are increasingly at risk due to the spread of shrubs...