EFI in the news
Anything made from oil can now be made from trees, so is a new age of wood about to dawn?
Tom Heap from BBC Radio 4's Costing the Earth visits Finland and the Bioeconomy Investment Summit, organised by EFI in December 2017.
|Il Bioeconomista, Oct 2018||The updated EU Bioeconomy Strategy||EFI Director Marc Palahi is interviewed about new developments in the updated EU Bioeconomy Strategy|
|Euronews, July 2018||How do firefighters go about tackling a wildfire?||Interview with EFI Senior Expert Alex Held and Marc Castellnou from our network|
|BBC News, July 2018||Wildfires around the world||EFI Senior Expert Alex Held discusses better forest risk management and evacuation plans|
|The Telegraph, UK, July 2018||Europe 'not doing its homework' on basic wildfire prevention||EFI Senior Expert Alex Held explains more in this background article on forest fires.|
|Al Jazeera, April 2018||The Disappearing Oasis||EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to Al Jazeera's Contrast VR, for a 360-degree video story focusing on climate change in the Sahara.|
|The Guardian US, April 2018||When nature says 'Enough!': the river that appeared overnight in Argentina||EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to The Guardian for a story that focuses on climate change and forestry, using new storytelling techniques and formats.|
|Deutsche Welle, February 2018||Wood to build human body parts — and other bio-innovations||Featuring speakers from EFI's Bioeconomy Investment Summit and associated media workshop, as well as EFI Director Marc Palahí, the article focuses on how bio-based products are essential for a sustainable society.|
|Deutsche Welle, January 2018||Wood: renewable construction material of the future?||Featuring comments from EFI Director Marc Palahi, the article asks Could wood be a key sustainable resource of our future?|
|Renewable Matter, #19, December-January 2018||A Forest||EFI Director Marc Palahi is interviewed about the role forests will play in the future economy.|
|Euronews, November 2017||Deadly wildfires: a devastating year for Portugal||EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to Euronews, for a 360-degree video story that focuses on wildfires.|
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