The ERA-NET Cofund ForestValue is pre-announcing a second joint call for research. The research is ought to address the whole forest-based value chain and will produce knowledge to support the best possible use of forests and forest resources as well as to provide multiple benefits for society and the economy. Topics will be broad and crosscutting and the call will aim to encourage and make the best use of cross-sectoral, coherent and integrated perspectives (nexus approach). At this stage, a preliminary interest is expressed by funders from Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Latvia, Norway, Poland, Slovenia and Sweden, with an indicative budget of over EUR 7 million. The call for proposals is expected to open in January 2021.
More information is available at the ForestValue website.