European Network of Forested Regions

The ERIAFF Working Group on Forestry is called the “European Network of Forested Regions”.

It is a group of regions committed on cooperating in the development of forest policies at European and regional levels.

It is also a platform to provide information and coordinate the feedback to upcoming EU initiatives relevant for regions interested in forests and the forest sector.

Initial areas of interest are:

  • Bioeconomy regional strategies and regional action plans, in connection
  • Wood mobilization, and specially through the ROSEWOOD project
  • Non Wood Forest Products Mobilization, and specially through the INCREDIBLE project

The Group is also interested in forest risk protection, and specially on fire prevention

Relevant Events

13.11.2019          NAT Conference on Regional Forest Innovation

Risto Poutiainen  Regional Mayor of North Karelia

How to boost innovation in forest sector ERIAFF,  Forested Regions