Consultation Panel: Associated Partners

The consultation panel is coordinated by the Mediterranean Regional Office of the European Forest Institute EFIMED.

The experience of collaboration between the HEIs partners and the associated partners is extensive. The latter bring significant and specific added value to MEDfOR. In general the associated partner roles include:

  1. Participation in the MEDfOR consultation panel,
  2. Participation in the definition of MEDfOR contents according to their area of expertise,
  3. Participation in the selection of dissertation topics,
  4. Hosting and co-supervision of dissertation work
  5. Attendance of MEDfOR administrative and scientific meetings when relevant,
  6. Participation in the promotion of the MEDfOR programme.

It involves the following associated partners:

  • EFI Mediterranean Regional Office - EFIMED
  • École Nationale Forestière d'Ingénieurs (ENFI), Morocco
  • Institut National de Recherche en Génie Rural, Eaux et Forets (INRGREF)Tunisia
  • Forest Technology Center of Catalonia (CTFC), Spain
  • Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA) - Unité de Recherche Ecologie des Forêts Méditerranéennes, France
  • International Centre of Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) -Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (Greece)
  • The Slovenian Forest Institute
  • Centro de Servicios y Promoción Forestal y de su Industria de Castilla y León (CeseFor)
  • University Mustapha Stambouli of Mascara
  • KKL-JNF, Israel
  • Vietnam National University of Forestry, Vietnam
  • Ethiopian Environment Forest Research Institute, Ethiopia
  • And the following associates:

  • University of California, Berkely
  • Faculty of Forestry, Bursa Technical University, Turkey
  • The Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile, Chile
  • The Institute for complex Engineering Systems, University of Chile, Chile
  • The college of Agronomy and Forest Engineering from Pontificia, Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
  • The common Wealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Australia
  • The New Zealand Forest Research Institute (SCION)
  • The Department of Forest and Wood Science of Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • The department of Ecosystem Science and Management of Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • The School of Environmental and Forest Sciences of the University of Washington, USA