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What Science Can Tell Us

The What Science Can Tell Us series is based on collective scientific expert reviews providing interdisciplinary background information on key and complex forest-related issues for policy and decision makers, citizens and society in general.

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Natura 2000 and forests: Assessing the state of implementation and effectiveness

What Science Can Tell Us 7, 2017 
Metodi Sotirov (editor)

From Science to Policy

The From Science to Policy series brings together cross-boundary scientific knowledge and expertise to strengthen science-policy dialogue on a focused issue.

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Leading the way to a European circular bioeconomy strategy

From Science to Policy 5, 2017  

Lauri Hetemäki, Marc Hanewinkel, Bart Muys, Markku Ollikainen, Marc Palahí and Antoni Trasobares
with a foreword by Esko Aho, Cristina Narbona Ruiz, Göran Persson and Janez Potočnik

Forest bioeconomy - a new scope for sustainability indicators
From Science to Policy 4, 2016
Bernhard Wolfslehner, Stefanie Linser, Helga Pülzl, Annemarie Bastrup-Birk, Andrea Camia, Marco Marchetti
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Forest biomass, carbon neutrality and climate change mitigation
From Science to Policy 3,  2016
Göran Berndes, Bob Abt, Antti Asikainen, Annette Cowie, Virginia Dale, Gustaf Egnell, Marcus Lindner, Luisa Marelli, David Paré, Kim Pingoud and Sonia Yeh

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A new role for forests and the forest sector in the EU post-2020 climate targets
From Science to Policy 2, 2015
Gert-Jan Nabuurs, Philippe Delacote, David Ellison, Marc Hanewinkel, Marcus Lindner, Martin Nesbit, Markku Ollikainen, Annalisa Savaresi
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Assessment of the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT Action Plan
From Science to Policy 1, 2015
Ragnar Jonsson, Alexandru Giurca, Mauro Masiero, Ed Pepke, Davide Pettenella, Jeffrey Prestemon and Georg Winkel
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ThinkForest briefs

Short on time? Our ThinkForest briefs summarize the lessons learned and policy implications from our larger studies. They are usually accompanied by a ThinkForest seminar.

Forest biomass, carbon neutrality and climate change mitigation
Published October 2016
Göran Berndes, Bob Abt, Antti Asikainen, Annette Cowie, Virginia Dale, Gustaf Egnell, Marcus Lindner, Luisa Marelli, David Paré, Kim Pingoud and Sonia Yeh