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Lithuania ratified EFI Convention

06.02.2017

Lithuania has ratified the Convention on the European Forest Institute, the entry into force will take place on 1 April 2017.

The Convention on EFI has now been ratified by a total of 26 European countries. The ratifying countries are Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the UK.

These countries are the Members of the Institute. The highest decision making body of the Institute, the Council, consists of representatives of the Members, and meets in ordinary session every three years. Ireland holds the Chairmanship of the Council for the period 2017–2020.

More information: Anne Autio, Head of Communications, firstname.lastname@efi.int