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 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 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 - July edition now available

July's edition of EFIMED Network News
brings you latest news on the upcoming EFI conferences, workshops and annual meetings, new MEDfOR Master programmes, the Forum on Urban Forestry in Mediterranean cities, and many other news from the network.


Find also links to upcoming events such as the EcoSummit 2016, the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, the IUCN World Conservation Congress 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.