2014 Bilbao

/files/images/photos/bilbao.jpg : 22Kb EFI’s Director Risto Päivinen presented José Luis Sabas, Deputy Mayor of Bilbao with a certificate and wooden plaque on 20 March, to mark Bilbao’s nomination as European Forest City 2014. Bilbao is the largest city in the Basque Country, Spain. The region has one of the highest percentages of forest area in Europe, and a long and varied tradition of using forest resources.

EFI grants the title of European Forest City each year, to the city which hosts its Annual Conference. The 2014 Annual Conference was held in Bilbao from 10-12 September.