Review on Forest Sector Foresight Studies and Exercises
A project dedicated to indicator for sustainable forest management improvement at regional scale coordinated by IEFC.
A project focused on innovation transfer from the seed collection to the tree harvesting in south west Europe and was coordinated by IEFC.
The objectives of the project were the following:
REINFFORCE - Resource INFrastructures for monitoring, adapting and protecting European Atlantic FORests under Changing climatE
RAP - Realising Ash's Potential - Improving Fraxinus (Ash) Productivity for European Needs by Testing, Selection, Propagation and Promotion of Improved Genetic Resources - EFI Workpackage: Adoption and Utilisation Strategies
EFI's task in this project was to be in charge of the Work Package "Adaption and Utilisation Strategies". The main objectives therein are to a) identify the ways in which scientific results are adopted in forestry practice and b) development of new and improved strategies for knowledge transfer and adoption.
This project was carried out with the financial support from the Commission of the European Communities, DG Research - Quality of Life and Management of Living Resources Programme.
The first objective of this project is the assessment of participative approaches to mountain forest ecosystem management in Europe. Within the objective, there are three sub-objectives: