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Published on 03.06.2020

Experiencing forest products – An innovation trend by rural entrepreneurs

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15.04.2020

Climate Smart Forestry: the missing link

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Published on 05.04.2020

The Contribution of Sustainable Development Goals and Forest-related Indicators to National Bioeconomy Progress Monitoring

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Bilbao, Spain, 09.03.2020 - 09.03.2020

Bioregions Facility launch: connecting knowledge for regional action

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FORESIGHT: Forest Renewables Replacing Fossil based and GHG-Intensive Products - Possible Action for Substitution to Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals

Use of forests and forest products is projected to increase substantially over the next decade. First, as economies develop so do their consumption of forest products. Second, there is increasing global recognition of the potential for forest products to contribute to climate mitigation by storing sequestered carbon in harvested wood products and through substitution of fossil-based or GHG-intensive products. Third, wood and other forest products are being recognized for their human health benefits, e.g.