As the Sixth Mediterranean Forest Week draws near, the EFI Mediterranean Facility is pleased to announce the final agenda for our plenary session on “Forest-based Solutions: linking non-wood forest products with the economy: participatory approaches.” The session is held on 2 April 2019 during the week long event taking place in Brummana, Lebanon, from 1 - 5 April.
From 1 to 5 April, during the VI Mediterranean Forest Week which will be held in Lebanon, the Social Innovation in Marginalised Rural Areas (SIMRA) Project organises a parallel workshop on social innovation in forest contexts.
This year's theme was Forests and Education
Business-as-usual to manage forest fires is no longer possible, especially when countries are facing increasing risks due to climate change. Experts from Spain and around Europe met to discuss new strategies for facing forest fires in Europe and the Mediterranean.
Participate on the CMCC-EFI Webinar and celebrate International Day of Forests on March 21st at 15.00 CET
The second project meeting of FOSPREF-Wind was held at Forest Research near to Edinburgh, Scotland on 26th - 27th February 2019.
EFI Short Scientific Visit 2019 call is open until 27 March, 2019, 15:00 CET.
AFINET aims to find ideas for improving the profitability of agroforestry and making agriculture more environmental friendly and diverse
The introduction of tree species is important as they are an opportunity for wood production and alternatives for more adapted species, but may cause loss of biodiversity and disrupt natural ecosystems.
Today, three private companies own over half of the planted forests in Chile, resulting in an industry concentration that clearly differs from the path followed by other neighbouring countries which are equally dependant on planted forests including exotic species, such as the state policy of Uruguay.
Help us find out more about the experiences and expectations towards adaptive tree breeding
Join us for our next Annual Meeting on 3-5 June 2019 in Bordeaux, France! The scientific seminar theme will be “Networking to improve risk preparedness and mitigation in planted forests”.
Opportunities for farm diversification in the circular bioeconomy
Join us via live stream on 4 April 2019.
Help our research study about new wood-based products