• Published: 12.10.2014
  • Published by:
  • Sweden
    The Swedish Federation of Forest Owners
    National Board of Forestry
    Forest Sweden
    Nordic Timber Council
    SkogForsk - Sweden
    Swedish Forest Industries Federation

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Food
    The Ministry of the Environment
    Directorate for Nature Management
    Norwegian Forest Research Insitute
    Norske Skog
    The Federation of Norwegian Process Industries
    The Norwegian Sawmilling Industry:
    The Norwegian Pulp and Paper Industry:

    The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK)
    The gateway to the Finnish forest information
    Ministry of Agricultury and Forestry
    Metsähallitus, the State Forest Service
    Forest Development Centre Tapio
    Ministry of the Environment:
    Finnish Forest Research Insitute
    Finnish Forest Industries Federation
    Finnish Forest Certification System, FFCS
    The Finnish Forest foundation
    The Finnish Forest Association
    Forest Academy Finland

    Danish Forest and Nature Agency
    Ministry of the Environment
    Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries
    Forest and Landscape Research Centre
    Royal Vetenary and Agricultural University of Denmark
    Wood creates enviroment (Danish wood campaign):
    Danish Wood Industries

    New Brunswick Federation of Woodlot Owners

    Nordic Family Forestry

    Southern Europe

    Youth and forest
    CEJA (European Council of Young Farmers)
    Learning about forest (An international schools and forests programme)
    Opportunities for generations (Label of forest-based industries – wood & paper)

    IUCN (The World Conservation Union)
    EBCD (European Bureau for Conservation and Development)

    IFFA is trying to gather useful links for people who are engaged in or interested in family forestry and global forest policy. We have initially published some links after contribution from some of our members. However, we hope to constantly improve the link page and ask for contribution from members and interested parties.
    EU institutions
    The Council of the European Union
    The European Commission
    DG Agriculture
    DG Agriculture - Forestry
    DG Enterprise
    Forest based industry unit
    DG Environment
    DG Environment - Nature and Biodiversity - Who's Who
    DG Energy and Transport
    DG Research
    The European parliament
    The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
    European Environment Agency
    Forest-Based Sector Technology Platform

    International organisations
    GACF Global Alliance of Communety Forestry
    CEPF (Confederation of European Forest Owners)
    PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification)
    MCPFE (ministerial conference on the protection of forest in europe)
    (united nations framework convention on climate change)
    FAO - COFO (food and agricultural organization - committee on forestry)
    UNFF (United Nations Forum on Forests)
    EFI (European Forest Institute)
    IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations)
    FACE (Federation of Associations for Hunting and Conservation of the E.U.)
    CIC (International Council for Game and Wildlife Conservation)
    UEF (Union of European Foresters)
    ICFPA (International Council of Forest and Paper Associations)

    Forest-based industries

    Forest-based industry Organisations
    CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries)
    CEI-bois (European Confederation of Woodworking Industries)
    CITPA (International Confederation of Paper and Board Converters in Europe)
    FEBO (European Timber Trade association)
    FEFCO (European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers)
    INTERGRAF (International Confederation for printing and allied industries)

    Agriculture and rural development
    COPA-COGECA (Committee of Professional Agricultural Organisations and General Confederation of Agricultural Co-operatives in the European Union)
    ELO (European landowners’ organisation)


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    Committed to international communication

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    IFFA will slowly build up and image bank during 2017. We will gather together photos and videos from IFFA, family forestry, forest and farm producer organisations and similar subjects.

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