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About a hundred persons participated when the forest conference was arranged in Ringsted, Denmark.
NordGen was attending the annual summer meeting of the Nordic ministers for forestry, agriculture, fisheries and food. Among other things, the ministers were informed about a new report on access and rights to genetic resources.
A wide diversity of landraces is important for Nordic agriculture to be able to adapt to future, yet unknown, challenges.
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.
Now it is time to apply for the annual forest scholarship, the deadline for submitting applications is February 15 2023.
The forest conference "Scoping our forests for the future" included presentations by 14 lecturers and forests excursions in the region.
NordGen Forest Working Group on Genetic Resources visited Iceland and gained more knowledge about the countrys special conditions for forestry.
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.
The forest conference will be held on September 27-28, read more in the article about the rich program.