is a European Forest Institute (EFI) Project Centre on Mountain Forests hosted by FoxLab, the Research Unit of the Edmund Mach Foundation located in San Michele all’Adige (Italy). 

MOUNTFOR is built upon the expertise and structures of a core network of research institutes, associate members of EFI, cooperating in strict teamwork with Headquarters and Regional Offices of EFI, and leading research networking, knowledge sharing and advanced learning.

MOUNTFOR works closely with policy makers and forest managers to craft and implement site-specific adaptation strategies to fulfil all ecosystem services and to preserve water resources.
Following the European and International policies on forest protection, MOUNTFOR works closely with EFI to mobilize forest research and expertise aimed at addressing policy-relevant needs with regard to mountain forest services and products, and to the development of their value chain.


  • 2ND MOUNTFOR PhD Day 2016: EXTENSION of deadline for abstract submission October 18, 2016:2ND MOUNTFOR PhD Day 2016: Extension of deadline for abstract submissionThe deadline for abstract submission has been extended until Monday 24, October 2016.Abstract acceptance will ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 7:28 AM by Alberto Mattedi
Showing posts 1 - 1 of 7. View more »


  • NEW COST Action CA 15226 "Climate-Smart Forestry in Mountain Regions" (CLIMO), has been launched! OVERVIEW: Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) integrates the three-dimensions of sustainable development (economic, social and environmental), and aims at sustainably increasing agricultural productivity and incomes, adapting and building resilience to ...
    Posted Oct 19, 2016, 12:38 AM by Alberto Mattedi
Showing posts 1 - 1 of 2. View more »


  • The 2nd MountFor PhD-Day November, 23 2016:The 2nd MountFor PhD Day will be organized by MountFor, in collaboration with SISEF and CREA. It will take place on next Wednesday 23, November 2016, at ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 1:51 AM by Alberto Mattedi
Showing posts 1 - 1 of 3. View more »