EFI Mediterranean Regional Office - EFIMED

EFIMED is the Mediterranean Regional Office of the European Forest Institute.
Based in Barcelona, Spain, it was the first EFI Regional Office, launched in 2007.


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Join us for the EFIMED Week 2016 this autumn (7-9 November) in Calabria, southern Italy. This year´s event is titled: Smart Mediterranean Forestry, bioeconomy, climate adaptation and social integration.

We'll explore how Mediterranean forests could better contribute to the creation of livelihoods, jobs and social opportunities for rural inhabitants and migrants, while also helping address other key challenges, such as energy, water and food security, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, and nature conservation.

Come and learn about examples of social forestry in Calabria and in other regions, meet the EFIMED Network and help us identify the critical factors for the creation of a forest-based, sustainable and equitable Mediterranean bioeconomy!

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EFIMED Network News - May edition now available

May's edition of EFIMED Network News brings you latest news on AgroPine 2016, the first science mapping analysis of Mediterranean forest research, an analysis of the real role of wood biomass for energy in Italy, MEDfOR and ERA-NET calls, and many other news from the network.

Find also links to upcoming events such as the International conference on Water, Energy and Climate Change, Sustainable Intensification of planted forests: potential and limits, 1st International Symposium of Forest Engineering and Technologies and others. Plus the usual round-up of forthcoming events, publications and more!





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         EFI Annual Conference
        22-24 September 2016, Vienna, Austria             

         EFIMED Week 2016 
         7-9 November 2016, Calabria, Italy              


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EFIMED receives funding from the Ministry of Science and Innovation of Spain and the Department of Innovation, Universities and Enterprises of Catalonia and from the CTFC, Forest Technology Centre of Catalonia.