Project: ValoFor – Small Forests – Big Players: Valorising small scale forestry for a bio-based economy

Acronym ValoFor (Reference Number: FORESTVALUE-044)
Duration 01/03/2019 - 01/03/2022
Project Topic The objective of ValoFor is to understand the contribution of small forest owners in the transition to a wood based bioeconomy by considering the perception and management strategies of small forest owners. This includes analysing and comparing forest management strategies with respect to potential timber supply, ecosystem services and forest resilience in climate change.
Network ForestValue
Call ForestValue Cofund Call - Innovating forest-based bioeconomy

Project partner

Number Name Role Country
1 Austrian Research Centre for Forests, Bundesforschungs- und Ausbildungszentrum für Wald, Naturgefahren und Landschaft Coordinator Austria
2 Umeå University, Department of Geography and Economic History Partner Sweden
3 Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute Partner Germany
4 Natural Resources Institute Finland Partner Finland
5 Slovenian Forest Institute Partner Slovenia