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New Head of Programme appointed

EFI and the Embassy of Finland hosted a seminar in Beijing on 14 November, focusing on forest bioeconomy.

A newly signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of the People's Republic of China and EFI brings Europe-China collaboration on forest governance, sustainable forest management, and the development of the bioeconomy to a new level. Actions to support a fluent science-policy dialogue on forests will be an important focus of the collaboration, which was officially launched in 2013.

Forest Policy Research Network is pleased to announce new colleague Jerbelle A. Elomina
New round of grants has been opened, submit your application by 31 January 2020!
Aims provide a training on the use of the EFISCEN model to experts from Romania.
Socioeconomic perspectives and world experiences to manage and mitigate forest fire risks caught international attention in a two-day conference held in Madrid in October.
EFI Director Marc Palahí met with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to discuss the future of our forests

EFI’s Mediterranean Facility is packed with the latest October news with insights into the most significant events of the month. This edition begins with a lead article on the event on catastrophic forest fires and resilient landscapes held in Madrid.

Two French EFIPLANT members, INRA and Irstea, are merging to form a new forest wood research institute
The EFIPLANT team was very active at the IUFRO World Congress 2019
Different aspects of planted forests were explored in a number of sessions and visits during the IUFRO World Congress 2019.
The REINFFORCE network has innovated its field inventory by conducting a standardised analysis of tree health
GenTree project final conference on 28-29 January 2020.