International scientific organization

EFI - European Forest Institute

The European Forest Institute is an international organisation, established by 29 European States, with 120 Associate and Affiliate Member organizations in 38 countries.
The work is to conduct research and provide policy support on issues related to foreststo
The aim is:

  • to facilitate and stimulate forest-related networking and promote the dissemination of unbiased and policy-relevant information on forests and forestry.
  • to advocate for forest research and for the use of scientifically sound information as a basis for forest policies.

The work in the field of policy support includes enhanced support for decision takers and policy makers.
EFI hosts the EU FLEGT Facility which supports the EU Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) process in developing countries, related to the implementation of the EU FLEGT Action Plan.
EFI also hosts the EU REDD Facility, which supports partner countries in improving land use governance as part of their effort to slow, halt and reverse deforestation.

Info

EFI headquarters: Yliopistokatu, 6
Web site: https://www.efi.int/

Delegate

dott. GIORGIO MATTEUCCI

CNR
Istituto per i sistemi agricoli e forestali del mediterraneo (ISAFoM)
via Patacca, 85-87 - 80056 Ercolano (NA)
Email: giorgio.matteucci@isafom.cnr.it

Substitute delegate

dott. CARLO CALFAPIETRA

CNR
Istituto di Ricerca sugli Ecosistemi Terrestri (IRET)
c/o Villa Paolina Via Guglielmo Marconi, 2 - 05010 Porano (TR)
Phone number: 0763-374917
Email: carlo.calfapietra@cnr.it

Last update: 20/09/2019