Forests & Climate

The Impact of Forests and Forestry on the EU Climate and Energy Policy will be discussed on 24 January 2017 at the European Parliament in Brussels. More information and registration

Don't miss Kupres 2017 Conference

Herzegbosnian Forests and EUSTAFOR invite you to Kupres 2017 The upcoming Kupres 2017 Conference is dedicated to "Forestry and the need for sector education in the EU integration process of Bosnia&Herzegovina". It will be held on 9-10 February, 2017 in Kupres. Herzegbosnian Forests (EUSTAFOR member) is the main organiser of the Conference. EUSTAFOR supports the event and Piotr Borkowski (EUSTAFOR Executive Director) will deliver a talk on the EU Policy landscape in relation to forest...

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State Forests of Saxony joins EUSTAFOR!

Sachsenforst (State Forests of Saxony) has recently joined EUSTAFOR. In the Free State of Saxony, forests cover more than 520.000 hectares (28 %) of the land area. The state-owned enterprise Sachsenforst, founded on 1 January 2006, is part of the Saxon public administration as a special superior state authority. It signs responsible for the multifunctional, sustainable management of the forest areas of Saxony (520.000 hectares) and it directly manages around 200.000 hectares of state forests an...

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The Role of Bioeconomy in the Circular Economy

On 12 January 2017, Miapetra Kumpula-Natri MEP and Miriam Dalli MEP co-chiared a lunch meeting at the European Parliament on "The Role of Bioeconomy in the Circular Economy". The two MEPs highlighted how bioeconomy and circular economy challenge Europe and the opportunities for North and Mediterranean Europe. The European Bioeconomy Alliance presented visions and concrete facts around the Bioeconomy and how it is linked with the Circular Economy. (Denny Cobianchi and Agnes Borg present...

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Who's the King of the Forest?

The snowy night seemed to be a great opportunity for wolves to hunt. A short confrontation, however, showed who was the King of the forest. The following video leaves no doubt about how this confrontation ended! You can watch the Bialowieza Forest bisons online in the broadcast by the Polish State Forests. Read more about the European bison in Poland under this link....

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