Women an untapped potential in forestry

The Nordic forest industry is in huge need of labor, but the proportion of female forest workers is minimal. Women are a large, wasted resource in Nordic forestry, according to Nordic Forest Research (SNS), whom is now launching a report on gender equality in the Nordic forests.   About half…

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Reindeer husbandry in focus for the next matchmaking day

NKJ and SNS jointly invite researchers and stakeholders interested in reindeer husbandry to a matchmaking day online, August 25, 2020.   We have invited prominent people to share their knowledge and resent research in reindeer husbandry. All participants will have the opportunity to add information and discuss, for an interesting…

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Nordic forests – small area but great supplier

The Nordic countries share of the global forest area is only 1,6%, but in terms of supplier for the global market, it has a far more important role. The Nordic paper/paperboard export is 18% of the global total, and the sawnwood export is 15%. Finland and Sweden are the giants…

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