Bioeconomy delegation learns more about EFI's work
A newly published article by Nabuurs et al. introduces a next-generation information tool which can help making the best decisions for European forests. Dr Helga Pülzl from Forest Policy Research Network is coauthor of this article.
Sino-European CLEARING HOUSE project (urban forests as nature-based solutions) officially launched at the EFI Bonn office last week.
Newly published report looks at non-wood forest products' complete value chain from primary production to marketing
Registrations are now open for this international conference that will explore socioeconomic perspectives and world experiences to manage and mitigate forest fire risks
After the summer break, INCREDIBLE project is gearing up for a busy autumn of events and meetings. There are four science-to-practice events already in the calendar and the third round of inter-regional workshops starts in November in Tunisia (wild nuts & berries) and Sardinia (cork).
Retro-innovation working for wildfire prevention: Shepherds’ contracts to reduce biomass and maintain fuelbreaks
The Andalusian Network of Grazed Fuel Breaks in Spain incorporates extensive livestock grazers in fire prevention activities to reduce the high costs of mechanical clearance of forests.
The European survey was carried out by EFI for the B4EST project
SUFOGIS Summer School on on geo-information technologies was held in July 2019 in Greece.
The Lookout Station brings together one group of journalists, three forests and thousands of bark beetles...
Göran Persson, former president of EFI’s ThinkForest forum, is to support EFI in developing new activities and projects on the emerging topic of sustainable finance, forestry and the bioeconomy
We live in a changing world. Droughts and shifts in climate lead to hotter, dryer, and windier seasons in many temperate areas. People are increasingly relocating to where urban areas and forests meet. In many regions, including across the Mediterranean, abandonment of traditional agriculture, forestry, and other land uses have led to a build-up of biomass in forests.
The first edition of EFI’s Young Leadership Programme – Mediterranean (2018) was a great success, with positive evaluations from participants and speakers alike. Will you join us in 2020 and make the next edition outstanding?
If you haven’t submitted your pitch for the INCREDIBLE Open Innovation Challenge, you still have time, but hurry! The application process will close mid-September.
The interactive map shows the location of cases compiled by the SINCERE project in the Inventory of European Innovation Mechanisms for the provision and enhancement of forest ecosystem services.