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Bridging tradition and innovation: Lebanon’s role in EU-funded resilience projects

In the landscape of EU-funded resilience projects, Lebanon emerges as a pivotal partner, presenting a compelling blend of traditional wisdom and modern innovation. This Mediterranean...

Creating mosaic landscapes: integrating vineyards to prevent wildfires and increase resilience

In the Mediterranean region, increasing temperatures and aridity have amplified the threat and frequency of wildfires, inflicting significant damage and costs. Traditional fire mitigation...

Collaboration across the region for the 8th Mediterranean Forest Week

Preparations for the 8th Mediterranean Forest Week (8MFW) are advancing apace. The Joint Organising Committee (JOC), made up of 15 diverse organisations and led...

7th European Agroforestry Conference

European agriculture faces a sustainability crisis. Join the 2024 European Agroforestry Conference to explore how trees on farms can address climate change, biodiversity loss,...

Webinar – Spotlight on genetic diversity: An unseen ally in adapting...

Drought events are expected to be more frequent and more extreme in the forthcoming decades due to climate change. Indeed, those observed in Europe...

The threat to Italy’s iconic stone pines

Visitors returning to Rome or Naples after some time away may be shocked by the state of the cities' iconic stone pines (Pinus pinea)....

European Institute of Planted Forests: Annual Meeting and 25 anniversary

The European Institute of Planted Forests (IEFC) will host its upcoming Annual General Assembly from 4 to 5 June 2024 at Forest Research, Northern...

Drought emergency underlines need for coordinated action across the Mediterranean

The Mediterranean Basin, the second largest biodiversity hotspot of the world, is under severe threats due to climate change. Water scarcity, a long-known and widespread...

What forestry model do we want in Europe?

The Union of Foresters of Southern Europe (USSE) and the Basque Government through HAZI Fundazioa will hold a conference entitled "Climate resilience, forest fires,...

Protecting your home from forest fires at zero cost: saving forests...

When a house, a garden, or private land burns down, it is not just property that burns. What goes away are the daily lives...

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...