Snapshots from Nordic reindeer research

More about reindeers: Reindeer research in the Nordic countries Reindeer herding in Fennoscandia – same, same but different Research on reindeer husbandry – international cooperation   Reindeer husbandry planning (Sweden) Per Sandström at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Umeå has been involved in reindeer husbandry planning (Renbruksplaner)…

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PROFOR will create a common story for the Nordic forests

– Speaking with “one voice” is important if we are to make an impact on policy development as well as funding opportunities in the European context. Text: Mats Hannerz   Mika Mustonen is coordinator of the SNS-funded network Promoting sustainable forestry in a growing bioeconomy for Europe (PROFOR). He is…

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Workshop on sustainable forest landscapes POSTPONED

The SNS network N2020-06 Advancing the dialogue on pathways towards sustainable development for forest landscapes: research, monitoring and governance postpones the workshop in Riga until 24-28 May 2021. All info is found here Goal: Engage stakeholders and bring them together around the following: • Dialogue on which governance structures, collaborations,…

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Salvation by bioenergy – what is the potential?

Climate change, fossil fuels, greenhouse gases… We need to find ways to a sustainable future. Can bioenergy be part of the solution?   There are a lot of different views on the potential for biomass production. But it is widely believed that, in order to reach carbon neutrality, the use…

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