Media


Latest highlights

Wooden Skyscrapers: Goodbye to glass and steel? Watch our Assistant Director Lauri Hetemäki discussing the climate benefits of wood construction on TRT World.

 

Our experts talk about their work in areas such as:

Forest fires: wildfires, firefighting, effects of climate change, land management and forest resilience. 

 

Contacts

In all press and media-related issues, please contact

Acting Head of Communications Ms. Rach Colling  tel: +358 10 773 4372
or Communications Officer Ms. Satu Ikonen-Williams (satu.ikonen-williams @ efi.int) tel: +358 10 773 4344.

Media partnerships enquiries including the Lookout Station, a science-media initiative:
Communications Manager, Strategic Partnerships Ms. Rina Tsubaki tel: +346 10 000 232

EFI in the news

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Süddeutsche Zeitung
Tagesanzeiger
WDR online
WDR Mittagsmagazin
MDR Wissen
Lasst und Milliarden Bäume pflanzen
Ist der Wald unsere Rettung?
Klimawandel: Waldgeneration in NRW soll fit gemacht warden
Studie: Aufforstung gegen Klimawandel
Effektivste Methode zur Klimarettung: Bäume pflanzen

In July 2019, EFI's Principal Natural Scientist Marcus Lindner was asked to comment on an article in Science Magazine. about the potential of large-scale forest restoration for climate change mitigation. The comments were used by various media.

Read more here (in English)

SWR Aktuell, Jul 2019 Interview with Alexander Held about the fire in Luebtheen Interview starts at 16:42 min, in German
Deutschlandfunk Kultur, Jul 2019 90 Prozent aller Brände sind menschlichen Ursprungs EFI's senior expert Alexander Held interviewed by Stephan Karkowsky about the causes of forest fires
El Pais, Jun 2019 La ecología es la economía EFI Director Marc Palahi and Xavier Marcet talk about the opportunities offered by the bioeconomy
Forestopic, Apr 2019 Après la déforestation, quand la forêt repousse par régénération naturelle ou par plantation EFI's Planted Forests Facility is featured in this article about forest regeneration
Macedonian MRT morning talk show, Mar 2019 12 years of scientific work in research EFI researcher Nataša Lovrić talked about her lecture in the presentation series of the alumni to the academic community of University "St. Cyril and Methodius" in Skopje for its 70 years celebration.
El Pais, Mar 2019 Bosques y educación, catalizadores para transformar nuestro mundo EFI Director Marc Palahi explains how forests and education can build a sustainable future.
Deutsche Welle, Mar 2019 Deforestación y degradación, las mayores amenazas de los bosques en América Latina Deforestation and degradation in Latin America, featuring discussion of planted forests.
The Mainichi, Feb 2019 木材で持続可能な都市開発 化石資源の使用抑える「バイオシティー」
Forests for sustainable urban development: 'Biocity' as the solution to minimise the use of fossil fuel based resources
EFI Director Marc Palahi features in Japan's Mainichi newspaper, talking about the biocity concept as a future solution for our urbanised world.