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12.02.2019: DIABOLO final conference starts today in Koli, Finland

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

DIABOLO Final Conference 12-14 February 2019

Save the Date!

Our Final conference will run from 12 to 14 February 2019 in Koli, Finland. 

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 Annual Project Meeting, Madrid

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 

IUFRO Congress

18-22 September, 2017 IUFRO Congress, Freiburg. DIABOLO-ENFIN joint session was held on Forest information for bioeconomy outlooks.

JRC Directorate for Sustainable Resources vacancy

31 March, 2017 The JRC Directorate for Sustainable Resources has published a vacancy for the auxiliary contract staff position FG IV Project officer in the field of modelling the forest carbon dynamics in the EU. For details and online application to the post:
Deadline: 18/04/2017 23:59 Brussels time.

Please note that interested candidates must also apply to the permanent open call for researcher FGIV (, in case they are not already in a valid EPSO reserve list. Giacomo Grassi – LULUCF workpackage Leader European Commission – Joint Research Centre Sustainable Resources Directorate – Bioeconomy Unit 21027 – Ispra (VA)/Italy