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IEFC Letter

We present our new visual identity!

As our first logo was created in 2005, we are proud to announce the launch of our new logo and graphic charter in agreement with our constant evolution. The logo has been modernised and simplified giving a recognisable and consistent image to IEFC. This new design combines newness, simplicity and modernity, in accordance with our […]

XV World Forestry Congress

In the first week of May, the Republic of Korea hosted the XV World Forestry Congress,  the most influential conference in forestry, serving as the global platform for members of the international community to come together and issue recommendations and declarations on major forest issues.

The theme of the XV World Forestry Congress was “Building a […]

Demonstration workshop: new tools for the prevention and detection of tree pathogens in nurseries

On the 28th of April 2022, a dozen participants from all over Europe gathered in Pistoia, Italy – one of the most important areas for nursery plant production – to discuss the HOMED-developed tools for the prevention and detection of tree pathogens. The event, organized by IEFC, was led by researchers from the Italian National […]

Sven Mutke (CSIC) – The role of planted forests in resilient landscapes and forest-based bioeconomy


Armand Clopeau (FCBA) – Resin harvesting, a new market for plantation forests in Europe


Hervé Jactel (INRAE)- Productivity of mixed-species plantations

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Barry Gardiner (IEFC) – Future of European forest, trend in forest damages at EU level


Susana Carneiro – Will we run out of seeds?


Luis Fontes – Eucalyptus seed production – Improved seed supply is a key step for plantation production and resilience


Storms and Forest Storm Damage in Winter 2021-2022

After a period of relative quiet over the last couple of decades strong damaging winds returned to northern and north-western parts of Europe. A series of strong and even severe storms have caused a very large amount of damage across Ireland, UK, France, Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Denmark, Lithuania, Poland and Norway.

Storm Arwen from […]