Thursday 04.09.2014


Aspiring to be a Leader?

We are looking for young professionals with leadership potential from NGOs and forest academic and higher education institutions to join our Young Leadership Programme (YLP) on the Russian Forest Sector. Apply by 26 September!

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StarTree Meets Euronews

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Euronews producer Denis Loctier and cameraman Terry Winn were in Joensuu in late August filming StarTree project for the science and technology series Futuris.

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Latest EFI Technical Report on Woody Biomass

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The production and use of forest energy wood are amongst the topics that receive increasing attention in the renewable energy context, not only from policy makers, scientists and stakeholders of the energy sector, but also from stakeholders and interest groups representing other sectors like agriculture, forestry, environment, industry and consumers.

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EFI 2014 Annual Conference Practicalities

Around 100 participants are now registered for the event. At the 2014 Annual Conference website you can find the latest updates to the programme, read the speaker biographies, and find detailed practical information.

You can download the official background documentation for the decision-making session to be held on 10 September 2014 here (6,7 MB). We recommend you to print a copy of the background documents or download them onto your laptop before travelling to Bilbao.

Side events:

FORRISK Final Conference: Silviculture innovation for forest risk management
Date: 9 September, 2014

FORRISK International workshop on “Soil Degradation Risks in Planted Forests
Date: 10 September, 2014

Attention Conference participants: On the occasion of the European Forest City 2014 celebrations, City of Bilbao has the pleasure to invite you to a Reception on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 starting at 8PM. Place: City Hall of Bilbao, Plaza Ernesto Erkoreka nº1. 48007 Bilbao

If you would plan to participate, please take copy of the invitation with you.

See you all in Bilbao!

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