Sustainably managing forests and using wood imperative to mitigating climate change
One week ahead of the global climate conference in Paris (UNFCCC COP21), European forest owners urge EU leaders to recognise and realise the full potential of forests and wood-based products in combating climate change.
Strong growth in EU financing for implementing the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda of the forest-based sector
Representatives from the European forest value chain gathered in Brussels on 18 November 2015 to celebrate the 10 years anniversary of the Forest-based Sector Technology Platform (FTP).
Bioeconomy Investment Summit – how to move from niche to norm
On 9-10 November, the European Commission gathered about 500 people from whole Europe at their high-level Bioeconomy Investment Summit. The event was hosted by the EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, Carlos Moedas, who opened the conference together with Phil Ho
CEPF participates in the EIP-AGRI Workshop on 'Opportunities for Agriculture and Forestry in the Circular Economy'
The European Commission EIP-AGRI (European Innovation Partnership on Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability) organised a workshop in Naantali, Finland, discussing the transition to a circular economy in agriculture and forestry.