In 2019,  EFI offered five grants for Short Scientific Visits (SSV) for Early Stage Researchers from EFI Associate and Affiliate Member organisations.

The network focus is forest bioeconomy
The INCREDIBLE project held on 10 and 11 May the first cross-cutting seminar about the role of non-wood forest products in territorial marketing. The event took place in Italy and was organised by project partner ETIFOR.
Tool for sustainability impact assesment
welcomed discussions on the future of sustainable and climate-neutral use of forest resources
EFIMED and other experts from both the Northern and Southern Mediterranean regions participated to present inspiring examples of social entrepreneurship, participatory approaches and land restoration concerning non-wood forest products.
Do you have an interesting solution or business idea to solve a technological, social or environmental challenge for non-wood forest products in the Mediterranean?
The European Forest Institute’s Bordeaux Office (EFIPLANT) who coordinates the PLURIFOR project on Transnational Plans for the Management of Forest Risks participated to the workshop and shared experience on the management of pinewood nematode (PWN) in South Western Europe and tools for detection and monitoring biotic threats.
This year’s Annual Conference will be held in Aberdeen, UK on 18 - 20 September.
met to exchange ideas for their annual work plan
It is a forest scenario model that projects forest resource development on regional to European scale
Our latest ThinkForest event discussed how to respond to bark beetles, storms and fires
How Ivorian smallholder cocoa farmers are restoring lost tree cover
EFI’s latest science-policy study provides new recommendations on dealing with increasing bark beetle outbreaks
Solution Hack Helsinki dug deeper into Finnish lead on circular economy.