european forest genetic resources programme

Genetic diversity is crucial for adaptation of forests to climate change

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Technical guidelines are available for genetic conservation of thirty-two European tree species

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EUFGIS Portal tracks dynamic conservation of forest genetic resources in Europe

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EUFORGEN promotes conservation and appropriate use of forest genetic resources as part of the FOREST EUROPE process

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News Area

International Day of Forests

21 Mar 2014
The celebration of the International Day of Forests is a good occasion to also...

EUFORGEN Steering Committee met in Tallinn

12 Dec 2013
National Coordinators from EUFORGEN member countries gathered to Tallinn,...

Side event at the European Forest Week, Rovaniemi, Finland

27 Nov 2013
On the occasion of the European Forest Week, Bioversity International and FAO...

New European Commission publication on genetic resources

10 Jul 2013
The European Commission (EC) has released a new publication summarizing the...

Global Plan of Action agreed for FGR

8 May 2013
The draft State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources (SoW-FGR) report was...

Forthcoming Events

Tenth meeting of the EUFORGEN Steering Committee

Edinburgh, UK, 16-18 June 2014

Recents Events

Second meeting of the working group on forest genetic resources conservation and climate change

Wageningen, the Netherlands, 4-6 Feb 2014

Second meeting of the working group on FGR-relevant policies

Maccarese, Italy, 20-22 Jan 2014

Ninth meeting of the EUFORGEN Steering Committee

Tallinn, Estonia, 3-5 December 2013

EUFORGEN workshop on forest reproductive material

Kostrzyca Gene Bank, Poland, 1-3 October 2013


Conservation of forest genetic resources in the face of climate change