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Background info and references associated with the Forest Academy 2022 programme and themes

Forest Academy for EU Decision Makers, June 27-29, 2022 For further reading, we suggest looking into the following background info […]

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 […]

International Day of Forests celebrated in Finnish schools and day care centres by sowing trees

On 21 March, the International Day of Forests, children celebrate by flexing their green thumbs. The My Tree project has […]

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 […]

A total of 100 years of widely known projects by the Finnish forest Association – Super Year is celebrated by carrying on the good work

Taken together, the Forest Quiz, the Schools Forest Week, the Forest Academy for Decision-Makers and the online magazine have […]

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 […]

Remote leadership requires a solid presence

“What time do you have meetings today?” “Who is walking the dachshund in the morning? My first meeting will begin […]

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