Forest Academy

Point of view: Forests – Lifeline for green growth and societal wellbeing

Forests are a lifeline for a sustainable and inclusive world. Both in Finland and Sweden, forests have a crucial role […]

Second Forest Academy for EU Decision Makers to be organised in Sweden on June 27-29, 2022

The joint initiative from Finland and Sweden builds dialogue on forests between EU institutions. The discussion forum focuses on the […]

Wound care dressing made from nanocellulose to win Uusi Puu – New Wood 2021 Competition

The winners of the Uusi Puu – New Wood 2021 Competition were announced on April 29, 2021 at the pre-PulPaper […]

Invitation: Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Award Ceremony and Jury Panel Discussion on April 29th, 2021

The most significant Finnish wood-based innovations of the moment participated in the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 competition. The […]

Point of view: Finnish bioeconomy − the new PISA in the U.S.

PISA didn’t only find a gem; it found a goldmine. Success at a systemic level is a far greater achievement […]

New Wood project increases decision makers’ understanding of wood-based bio and circular economy

The wood-based bio and circular economy is already here. Uusi puu – The New Wood is a communication project whose […]

On the footsteps of sustainable forestry: can sustainability be defined?

Is the well-being of future generations being compromised to meet the needs of the present population? This question came up […]

A Forest Academy for Europe

In the European Union, Sweden and Finland have the largest areas of forests, at 28 million hectares and 22 million […]

Point of view: The Swedish Forest Agency’s aspirations for Forest Academy at the EU

How can forestry in the Nordic countries contribute to the EU Green deal and Agenda 2030 This question is more […]

Preparations for the next Forest Academy for EU Decision Makers in Sweden are well underway

NB! The Swedish Forest Agency and the Finnish Forestry Association continuously monitor and evaluate the coronavirus situation and follow the […]

Forest Academy for EU Decision Makers 2018 on video: sharing insights on the possibilities of forests

The first Forest Academy for EU Decision Makers took place in November 2018. The event, targeted at decision makers in […]

Point of view: From stovepipes to sustainability

To reach sustainability, we should consider what kind of world we actually want. Policies that are designed to control progress […]

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