Category: Forest

Biodiversity of Native Farm Animal Breeds Needs to Be Safeguarded for Future Challenges

A wide diversity of landraces is important for Nordic agriculture to be able to adapt to future, yet unknown, challenges.

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Ett hav av cikoriablommor med en humla.

NordGen Coordinates Project on Joint Nordic View on Access and Benefit Sharing of Genetic Resources

Right now, world leaders are gathering in Montreal to reach an agreement on how to stop the biodiversity loss. NordGen is currently leading a project which will gather the Nordic view on access and benefit sharing of genetic resources.

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Photo of the Greenlandic Arboretum

Apply for the Forest Scholarship From NordGen and SNS – Read About This Year’s Scholarships Holders

Now it is time to apply for the annual forest scholarship, the deadline for submitting applications is February 15 2023.

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Forests Adaptation to Climate Change Focal Point at the NordGen Forest Conference

The forest conference "Scoping our forests for the future" included presentations by 14 lecturers and forests excursions in the region.

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Forest Genetic Diversity Key to Success When Iceland Invests in Forest Tree Planting

NordGen Forest Working Group on Genetic Resources visited Iceland and gained more knowledge about the countrys special conditions for forestry.

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Green trees framing a stony beach, a cold sea and snow-covered mountains.

NordGen participated in Tromsø meeting where Nordic ministers discussed food, agriculture, and resilience

The midnight sun was shining on the partly snow-covered mountains as ten Nordic ministers gathered in Tromsø today to discuss climate, resilience and preparedness.

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Genre photo of forest excursion

Opportunities and Challenges in Forest Regeneration When the NordGen Forest Conference 2022 Takes Place in Lund

The forest conference will be held on September 27-28, read more in the article about the rich program.

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Successful thematic day in Silkeborg

Around 50 participants took part in this year’s first NordGen Forest thematic day, which was held in Silkeborg in Denmark.

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Now it’s time to apply for NordGen’s and SNS forest scholarship – read about one of the scholarship holders from this year.

Now we accept applications, February 15 is the last day to register for NordGen's and SNS forest scholarship.

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New Report From NordGen Forest Compiles Statistics on Forest Seeds and Plants in the Nordic Region

Statistics is needed to understand the development in forestry. Recently, the report “Statistics: Forest Seeds and Plants in the Nordic Region” was published by NordGen Forest.

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