FI, Helsinki, Mannerheiminaukio 1 B, 00100
Official registration to the fourth FOREXT (FORest EXTension network) organizations meeting, which will take place in Helsinki, Finland 1 – 2, October 2019.
EFI is supporting the network of forest extension organizations in Europe (FOREXT - FORest EXTension network), with a goal of establishing international cooperation in the field. Forest extension covers activities of state administration directed towards supporting private forestry that goes beyond just advising them. The aim of this network is to ensure the organisations to build their capacities in training and education of private forest owners, supporting the development of their associations, inventorying and marking of private forests, preparation of forest management plans for private forests, enforcement of forest legislation in private forests, providing subsidies for more sustainable forest management, organizing sale of wood from private forests, capacity building for private forestry, etc.