Thursday 2013/03/28


Reservations open! EFIMED Week 2013

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Registrations are now open for EFIMED Week 2013 which will take place in September. This year we will gather distinguished complexity scientists and Mediterranean specialists to gain a new perspective on Managing Mediterranean Forests, celebrate the move to our new offices and present the strategic themes for the Foresterra ERA net.

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International collaboration on the State of Mediterranean Forests

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The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) State of Mediterranean Forests report was presented at the III Mediterranean Forest week in March 2013.

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AGORA : A new leaf in Euro-Med forest research

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The AGORA project has once again been featured by the European Commission (EC) on its publications website, following its selection as an EC success story last year.

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The Forest-based Sector launches its revised Vision for 2030

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The 8th Forest Technology Platform (FTP) conference saw the launch of the forest-based sector’s revised Vision for 2030 and renewed Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda for 2020 with discussion and debate on the future of the forest-based sector.

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Foresterra News

Open Foresterra event
Barcelona, Spain
4 September 2013

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AGORA Workshop

Marketing of forest products and services
Marrakech, Morocco
15-19 April 2013

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Newforex Results

Results of the Newforex project presented at the III Mediterranean Forest Week.

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ARCMED Assembly

The Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia hosted the ARCMED General Assembly in March.

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3rd International Congress on Planted Forests
Portugal, Bordeaux, Dublin
16-21 May 2013
Early bird registration closes: 15th April 2013

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Open Calls

New COST Action: Green Infrastructure approach

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Support for Marie Curie Individual Funding
Deadline: 27 May 2013

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Conservation and Development: Exploring Conflicts and Challenges
Cambridge, UK
18-20 September 2013
Deadline for abstracts
15 May 2013

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Mediterranean Experience of Eco-tourism

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Red List Mediterranean Butterflies Workshop

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Messier, C., Puettmann,K. J., Coates, K. D., (eds) (2013)
Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems: Building Resilience to the Challenge of Global Change
Routledge, 368pp, ISBN: 978-0-415-51977-9

Klein, T., Di Matteo, G., Rotenberg, E., Cohen, S., Yakir, D (2013)
Differential ecophysiological response of a major Mediterranean pine species across a climatic gradient Tree Physiology 33, 26-36

Temunović, M., Frascaria-Lacoste, N., Franjić, J., Satovic, Z. and Fernández-Manjarrés, J. F. (2013) Identifying refugia from climate change using coupled ecological and genetic data in a transitional Mediterranean-temperate tree species. Molecular Ecology. doi:

Croitoru, L., Liagre, L. (2013)
Contribution of Forests to a Green Economy in Middle East and North Africa
Supported by the GIZ regional project Silva Mediterranea-CPMF

Hergarten (2013)
Forests and Climate Change Adaptation: a twofold approach
Supported by the GIZ regional project Silva Mediterranea-CPMF

Camprodon, J., Ferreira, M., Ordeix, M. (eds)
Ecological river restoration and management. Manual of best management practices for rivers and banks Ecological river restoration and management. Manual of best management practices for rivers and banks CTFC, ISBN: 978-84-615-8852-7


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