Project Events

Thursday, 3. May 2018

Save the Date: ALTERFOR International Workshop on May 9, 2019

The ALTERFOR workshop on support of forest management models by international networks will take place in Dresden, Germany at 9th of May 2019. The workshop will be part of the international sub-part of the bi-annual practitioner meeting of the German Forestry Meeting from 8.-12. May 2019.

Monday, 19. March 2018

Next Steps: Scientific Workshop Cross Cases

An interdisciplinary workshop will be organised in March 2018 in Asa, Sweden. The implementation of alternative forest management models (FMMs) in different growth simulators and decision support systems will be presented and discussed. The event will also include field demonstration of the FMMs.

Wednesday, 22. November 2017

First Portuguese Stakeholder Workshop

The first Portuguese stakeholder workshop took place November 22-23, 2017, at the Portuguese Catholic University in Porto, about 50 km from the case study area (CSA). 

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Tuesday, 17. October 2017

10/2017 Second Cross-Project Meeting and Travellab in Galway

ALTERFOR 2nd cross-project meeting took place on 17-19 October 2017 in Galway (Ireland). Scientific and non-academic project partners and several stakeholders attended the meeting sessions and discussed current issues related to forest management models.

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Friday, 29. September 2017

First Stakeholder Workshop in Italy - How to manage next-door forests to ensure multiple benefits to local communities and society?

On September 29, 2017, the first Italian stakeholder workshop took place. The Italian team organized it in one of the municipalities hosting the Italian ALTERFOR case study in Bibione, close to Venice.

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Tuesday, 8. November 2016

11/2016 First Cross-Project Meeting and Travellab in Zvolen

The first project meeting was organised in Zvolen (Slovakia) on 8-10 November 2016.  The project meeting sessions were accompanied by “Travellab”, an innovative format for cross-regional learning and knowledge transfer. 

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Monday, 26. September 2016

09/2016 Workshop and training in Göttingen

The Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany, as the leader of work package four, co-ordinates the research efforts to enhance implementation of alternative forest management models in the involved case study areas. Scientists at the university in Göttingen organised the workshop “Forest Policy Issues & Actor Networks in the Case Studies” on 26-30 September 2016. 

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Saturday, 23. April 2016

Kick-off Meeting

More than 60 researchers and representatives of forest-related associations and organisations from nine European countries met for the kick-off meeting of the project ALTERFOR in Alnarp, Sweden on 6-8 April 2016.

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