Friday 10.06.2011


EFI Week 2011: Sharing vision and knowledge

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EFI Week 2011 took place in Joensuu, Finland on 6–10 June 2011. The annually organised event gathered about 70 EFI staff members together to sunny North Karelia. The aim of the week was to share a common vision on where EFI is going as a growing organisation and to discuss together concrete projects and forms of collaboration, both internal and external. Different themes from strategic functions to capacity building were discussed in the joint sessions.

Better access to forest products price information

Recently launched, the forest products price information portal offers various users ease in searching for information on forest products prices, specifically in Europe, but also worldwide. Users can search by product category, geographic location, market area and organisation type. The portal currently consists of more than 200 different information sources from more than 30 countries. It provides an overview and links to various price and timber market -related information sources/databases.

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Northern ToSIA Final Conference coming up in August!

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Northern Forests Leading the Way to Sustainability is the title of the Northern ToSIA project’s Final Conference which takes place in Rovaniemi, Finland on 18–19 August 2011. The Conference is targeted for policy makers, researchers and representatives of national, regional and local authorities. Also forest industry- and Sámi representatives and other forest users are welcome to the event. Registration for the conference closes on 10 July 2011.

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FONASO call for applications: 10 PhD Scholarships Available. Deadline 1 November 2011.
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The 7th Forest-Based Sector Technology Platform (FTP) conference, 26–28 September 2011, Warsaw, Poland
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First Announcement and call for contributions: International Conference "Tackling Climate Change -The contribution of forest scientific knowledge", 21–24 May 2012, Tours, France
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Open post: Associated / Assistant Professor in Community-Based Natural Resource Management in The Forest and Nature Conservation Policy group (FNP) of Wageningen University. Apply by 15 June 2011.
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ECE/FAO PhD Thesis Award. Applications close on 15 June 2011.
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