Why join?

The main objectives of this network are:


To provide a platform for communication of important and reliable information related to forests for all concerned stakeholders


To promote the understanding that forests are vital to life on Earth and if sustainably managed would provide a multitude of goods and services.


To raise awareness on the importance of our forests while highlighting the threats and challenges they face.


To increase the use of sustainably produced wood and other forest products as climate friendly materials and renewable energy sources.


To provide important information and in!uence national and regional strategies on forests.


To make forestry research available for forest managers and decision makers, and to the general public.


To de``ne a common and shared vision of our MED and NE forests in line with focussed messages.