Registration for the European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF) 2016 now open

The Slovenian Forestry Institute, the City of Ljubljana (the European Green Capital 2016) and the Slovenia Forest Service, are hosting the 19th European Forum on Urban Forestry conference with a lead theme “Urban Forests for European resilient cities”. The Forum will take place in Ljubljana and Celje, Slovenia, between the 31st May 2016 and the 4th June 2016.

At this non-profit Forum the purpose is to be fostered a positive environment for scientists, researchers and practitioners in the transdisciplinary field of urban forestry in order to stimulate the desire to collaborate and advance the knowledge in the field.

The venues of the event are Ljubljana caste, an eminent location on top of the forested hill in the centre of the City of Ljubljana, and the City of Celje and its urban forest. The event will be intensively promoted to raise the awareness of the importance of urban forests even more.

You are invited to use the Forum to bring the spotlight on your achievements.

The registration and submission of abstracts, as well as information on the EFUF 2016 blog post competition, can be accessed at the following sites: