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Workshop for professional arborists and managers responsible for tree safety - direct interaction with practitioners which is invaluable for researchers

EFI's Mediterranean Facility shares this November's news full of contributions from its network, articles of interest, new initiatives from the forest community and an agenda of events for the coming months.

On November 20, a workshop on “Europe’s future policy after 2020 – pathways for the future” took place in the Forestry House in Brussels. The workshop related to the ongoing EFI science-policy study, which will be published in March 2020.
We are seeking a Head of Resilience Programme at EFI Bonn
If forests were more like people, they would probably get a collective burn-out because of all the expectations that rest on them. How could one not succumb to all this pressure and these contradicting demands?
EFI is pleased to announce that Principal Scientist, Sven Wunder, has been named Highly Cited Researcher, according to the Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list from the Web of Science Group.
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.