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A European high-level forum on the future of forests

  • A unique science-policy interface
  • An inspiring and dynamic science-policy dialogue

ThinkForest works to identify information needs related to forest policy questions and build a common understanding of the problems at hand. By helping policy makers navigate through the wealth of information on offer and providing them with the best available expertise and the latest research-based information it enables informed decision making on strategic forest issues.

COP21 label


Climate policy targets: how can European forests contribute?

1 December 2015, Paris


View the programme and speakers


Keynote speakers include: Lucas Bretschger (Center of Economic Research at ETH, Zurich), Gert-Jan Nabuurs (Alterra-Wageningen University)


Watch the video:  A new role for forests and the forest sector in climate targets

Recent events

Science-policy in action: the role of European forests
13 October 2015, Brussels


Göran Persson, ThinkForest president, explains how forests will play a tremendous role in combating climate change. Join us at the COP21 climate talks in Paris ... Author : EuropeanForest