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We offer management consulting services to clients throughout the forest products value chain, from resource providers to end users. Our unique experience allows us to recognise relevant driving forces and assess their impact on client business. We help clients capture strategic opportunities and avoid pitfalls.

One main area of our expertise lies in strategy formulation and execution regarding raw materials, markets and products. For instance, we help our clients find new business prospects in raw materiel procurement or better predict the competitive environment.

Another main area of our skills is to combine our leading-edge industry expertise and management consulting know-how with the best practices in the fields of sustainable ecosystem management and biodiversity protection such as supporting our clients in forest management and chain of custody certification.

Recent study:
Billion hectares of land have potential for forest restoration

We complement the skill set of client organisations with our wide and deep industry specific perspective. Our working methods range from technical analysis to process facilitation and from sparring to scenario workshops. We work well on every level of client organisations. With our unique understanding of the whole forest industry cluster, we can interpret trends or nuances in client business landscapes.

 

You can find some historical background information about central Eurpoean forestry here



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2016-09-26 13:02 | REDD-Monitor’s round-up of the week’s news on forests, climate change, and REDD. For regular updates, follow @reddmonitor on Twitter. 19 September 2016 New study undercuts favorite climate myth ‘more CO2 is good for plants’ By Dana Nuccitelli, The Guardian, 19 September 2016 A new study by scientists at Stanford University, published in the Proceedings of […]

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2016-09-26 06:05 |

New study analyzes four decades of satellite images – overturning assumptions about the role of industrial plantations in Borneo forest loss

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2016-09-26 06:05 |

New study analyzes four decades of satellite images – overturning assumptions about the role of industrial plantations in Borneo forest loss

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2016-09-26 05:37 |

This is an introductory video for the Climate-smart, Tree-based, Co-investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia (Smart Tree-Invest) project led by the World Agroforestry Centre and supported by the International Fund for Agricultural Development and the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry. It was produced for the Asian Development Bank’s Food Security Forum 2016.

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2016-09-25 22:55 |

The world’s consumers aren’t using less wood, nor should they.

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2016-09-25 17:59 | Johannesburg, South Africa, 25th September 2016—a fisheries management body has written to the Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to report that many Parties are failing to co-operate with its trade regulations and even licencing illegal fishing vessels that catch Patagonian and Antarctic Toothfish in its waters.

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2016-09-25 05:26 |

Firefighters have been battling the Soberanes Fire for two months.

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2016-09-24 09:19 | Johannesburg, South Africa, 24th September—A new analysis finds the global ivory trade continued unabated in 2015 at the record levels recorded earlier in the decade, underlining the need for renewed efforts to disrupt the criminal networks orchestrating the trade.

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2016-09-24 07:55 |

At GreenBlue's SPC Advance Conference, GreenBlue and the American Forest Foundation (AFF) announced plans formally launch a process for building a new model to provide assurance of sustainability of family forest sources, at the landscape level, across the United States.

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2016-09-23 20:44 |

While knowledge is increasing about forests as a source of day-to-day subsistence and as a safety net in times of need, much less is known about the extent to which forests can provide a pathway out of poverty. Currently, there is no systematic understanding of how forests may help the chronically poor move to become sometimes poor, and the sometimes poor to become the non-poor.

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While knowledge is increasing...

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2016-09-23 20:34 | Organizing the largest single-day volunteer effort in support of public lands in the country, National Public Lands Day, is no easy feat for the U.S. Forest Service. That’s 40 days of volunteer projects, BioBlitzes, fishing derbies, and educational events, all of which are registered with the National Environmental Education Foundation, the organization that started National [...]

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2016-09-23 20:07 |

Rural households in Armenia are heavily reliant on fuelwood and other forest products and ecosystem services. However, the country’s forests are in decline. This activity aims to inform forest sector policies in Armenia through a survey of rural communities on forest dependence and poverty.

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Rural households in Armenia are heavily reliant on fuelwood to meet their heating and energy needs. In...

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2016-09-23 19:18 |

Indonesia’s persistent fire and haze crises undermine the country’s economic gains and disproportionately affect the poor. This activity aims to assist the Government of Indonesia in formulating a sustainable and socially inclusive strategy and action plan to restore, manage and develop lowland areas prone to fire and haze.

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2016-09-23 18:12 | UN Member States highlighted national actions to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on climate change, as the 71st session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) entered the third day of its general debate at UN Headquarters in New York, US, on 22 September 2016. The debate is focusing on the theme 'The SDGs: a universal push to transform our world.'

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2016-09-23 14:36 | The effects of an intense storm every twenty-five years could make the marine alga populations of Cystoseira zosteroides disappear – an endemic species of the Mediterranean with great ecological value for the biodiversity of marine benthos – according to a new article.

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2016-09-23 12:56 | Sept 23,2016--Following recent investment at the mill in Finland, and as a result of extensive product development, Pankaboard is delighted to introduce a new Folding Boxboard to the product portfolio.

PANKALUX, is a new GC1 Folding Boxboard that has been engineered with the demands of the luxury packaging market in mind, and the luxury beverage sector in particular. The result of the development can be seen as outstanding printing quality, an improved surface for lamination,...

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2016-09-23 12:54 | Sept 23,2016--In August 2016, Konecranes signed a frame agreement with Finnish industrial service company Efora Oy. According to the agreement Konecranes will deliver Agilon material management systems to Efora’s largest units in Finland. This year, seven Agilons will be installed in Stora Enso’s pulp and paper mills maintained by Efora. The Agilon system will be used for storing and handling critical spare parts and managing the automated supply chain.

For the last 1.5 years...

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2016-09-23 11:01 |

The Government of Myanmar is enthusiastic about the role of agroforestry in the future of the newly-democratic nation   Myanmar (formerly Burma) is a newly democratic country. Centuries before, this country was rich in culture, natural resources and...

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