Forest science is alive and well: 10 points from IUFRO 2017

From 17. to 22. September 2017 I took part in the IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress in Freiburg, Germany. IUFRO stands for International Union of Forest Research Organization and is the oldest scientific union in the world. This congress presents the state of the art in forest research, development and practice. I have tried to sum up what I learned at the congress in 10 points.

Umanotera v 2013

V zadnjih dveh (in še nekaj) letih sem bil dejaven član slovenske fundacije za trajnostni razvoj, Umanotere. Velikokrat me kdo vpraša, s čim se tovrstne organizacije sploh ukvarjajo. Zelo dober vir takšnih informacij je poročilo, ki ga pripravimo vsako leto. Objavili smo ga na tej spletni povezavi, v povzetku pa je nekaj poudarkov: Umanotera je izvajalec projektov, kdo pa … Continue reading Umanotera v 2013

Public consultation: Development problems and the organization of forestry in Slovenia (part 2)

This is the second part of my report from the Public consultation: Development problems and the organization of forestry in Slovenia. You may want to read the first part as well; its available here. After the presentation there was a discussion led by prof. David Hladnik. He did a really good job moderating the discussion and … Continue reading Public consultation: Development problems and the organization of forestry in Slovenia (part 2)