II Mediterranean Forests Week (MFW) - 2011
After the success of the I MFW further entities have joined efforts to prepare its second edition in Avignon. EFIMED is organising the MFW together with FAO-Silvamediterranea, the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fishing of France, the National Research Institute of Agriculture of France (INRA), the Forest Technology Center of Catalonia (CTFC), the International Association of Mediterranean Forests (AIMF), the Mediterranean Model Forest Network (MMFN), the Association of Mediterranean Forest Owners (ARCMED) and the Communal Forest Association of France (COFOR International). The event is supported by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.
The Mediterranean Forest Week will consist in an intense programme of plenary and parallel meetings with a field trip to Mount Valoux. The scientific seminar will deal with "Biodiversity of Mediterranean Forest Ecosystems: changing the paradigm of conservation". Until the 15th November, the call for poster presentations is open.
Further information is available:
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