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The EU project MySustainableForest develops a new commercial service where users can access geoinformation products for more sustainable and efficient forest management.
The SINCERE Talks webinar series continues with an insightful debate on the changing policy framework at EU level for forest ecosystem services, organised jointly with the European Network Integrate. Register now!
EFI's principal scientist, Sven Wunder, has been named Highly Cited Researcher for the seventh consecutive year on the Clarivate's Web of Science 2020 list.
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The CBA held its first event on 16 November, launching one of its flagship initiatives

Forest bioeconomy is one of the main topics of the EFIMED newsletter this October. The autumn season has begun with many initiatives linking non-wood forest products, with new business models, the development of new technologies and an approach that looks towards forest bioeconomy as a key player in the green transition of EU countries and regional economies.

The European Forest Institute and the Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) have strengthened their collaboration, with the aim of supporting a science-informed dialogue and actions to advance a sustainable bioeconomy in Europe.

Regional action towards a circular bioeconomy took the spotlight at this year’s European Week of Regions and Cities. 

EFI’s Bioregions Facility organised an interactive online session on 20 October which explored how three regions are developing and implementing transformative roadmaps towards a circular bioeconomy. 

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What if we had a database covering all forest disturbances in Europe over the past 170 years? Could we be better prepared for what is to come? Please support this initiative and make your data available for inclusion in the database.

EFI is seeking a senior professional with leadership, policy support and international research experience to coordinate EFI’s Policy Support Facility.

The Assistant Director’s main areas of responsibility will be:

NewGo! will review the available scientific evidence for environmental and socioeconomic impacts of REDD+ and similar interventions.
European Forest Institute’s project NewGo! will systematically review the knowledge on FLEGT-VPA impacts from the scientific literature as well as key impact areas, and make the review publicly available for researchers and policy practitioners.