September, 15-18 2015:, the X° Congresso Nazionale SISEF will take place at Università di Firenze, Polo delle Scienze Sociali (http://www.sisef.it/sisef/x-congresso/).
The deadline for the second call for abstract is the 30th April 2015. Go here http://www.sisef.it/sisef/x-congresso/?id=abstract to send a contribution.
July, 7-9 2015: the conference "Mountain Forest Management in a Changing World" will take place in Smokovce, High Tatra Mountains, Slovakia.
More information will can find at http://www.nlcsk.sk/mfm-conference.
the 30th session of the European Forestry Commission Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds of FAO
September, 22-24 2015: the 30th session of the European Forestry Commission Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds of FAO held in Pieve Tesino (Italy) was organized in collaboration with MOUNTFOR EFI Project Centre. The event focused on the importance of ecosystem services, and show best practice examples on how to balance this provision and use. The documentation of the sessions of the EFC Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds can be find here.
September, 7-11 2015: the InVEST Summer School “Mapping and Valuating Ecosystem Services for Better Decision Making” held at the Centre of Studies of Alpine Environment “Lucio Susmel” in San Vito di Cadore (Italy) was organized in collaboration with MOUNTFOR EFI Project Centre. The Summer School provided an intensive training on NatCap Approach and InVEST Models, including practical exercises and application to real case studies with special focus on Terrestrial and Freshwater Ecosystems. Training sessions also provided basic knowledge of other Analysis Tools developed by NatCap (Natural Capital Project) team such as RIOS (Resource Investment Optimization System) and OPAL (Offset Portfolio Analyzer and Locator).
May, 15 2015: the Core Partners of MOUNTFOR EFI Project Centre signed a Join Research Unit (JRU) for the governance of MOUNTFOR.
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