20 May 2019 – This week the main outputs of the DIABOLO project are presented at the international conference: “A century of national forest inventories – informing past, present and future decisions”, near Oslo, Norway. Organised by the Norwegian Institute for the Bioeconomy (NIBIO), the conference brings together leading scientists in the field of forest inventory and forest monitoring. For more information, go to the conference website: https://nibio.pameldingssystem.no/nfi100years
21 February 2019, Brussels. The Helsinki EU Office kindly hosted the Horizon 2020 DIABOLO Project Policy Workshop. Up to 30 decision makers from European organisations including the Commission DGs related to forestry and the environment met to discuss “Experiences and ideas from the Horizon 2020 project DIABOLO – How to utilise novel forest information and scenarios in EU Policy Making?” This Science to Policy Event was hosted by the Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke). Read more …
In collaboration with the Finnish NFI and FAO-UNECE, this three-day event examines Day 1: the role the NFI in decision making in Finland and what lies ahead for NFI in Finland. Day 2: DIABOLO discusses serving the needs of European policy making and improved monitoring and outlooks concluding with a shared roadmap for forest information for European bioeconomy outlooks of the future. Day 3 provides and overview of experiences in Forest Sector Outlook Studies and Related Work, with national outlook modelling and examples of international research. Follow on Twitter @diaboloprojecte
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12 February 2019: The National Forest Inventories towards 2020 in the Context of DIABOLO Project
13 February 2019: DIABOLO – Distributed, Integrated and Harmonised Forest Information for Bioeconomy Outlooks
14 February 2019: UNECE Forest Sector Outlook Day
Venue and practicalities:
The event is held in the heart of Koli National Park, in eastern Finland. There are a number of direct flight connections daily from Helsinki to Joensuu, and we offer a bus transport from the Joensuu airport to Koli National Park (app. 50 minutes’ drive).
DIABOLO General Assembly, Workpackage and Board meetings in Madrid. 28-29 May 2018. Participants: all DIABOLO consortium members. Venue: INIA – Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria
DIABOLO European Workshop on Improving Exchange of Forest Information for Sustainable Forestry and Forest-Based Bioeconomy Policies in Europe, to be held in 13-15 February 2018, Brussels.
18-22 September, 2017 IUFRO Congress, Freiburg. DIABOLO-ENFIN joint session was held on Forest information for bioeconomy outlooks.
1 June, 2017 The H2020 project DIABOLO was invited to the European Commission workshop on “Climate Action in Agriculture and Forestry” to present its contribution to climate-smart land-use policy and best practices.
27 April, 2017 Enjoy the Timber 2017 Show Stradbally, County Laois, Ireland 5-6 May. See http://www.ifwshow.ie/TIMBER2017/Home.html