IUFRO News Vol. 40, Double Issue 7&8, August 2011
This issue of IUFRO News informs about IUFRO's contribution to the Forest Europe Ministerial Conference by providing input to a joint statement of the Major Group Scientific Community. In this statement the scientific community expressed its commitment to support the negotiating process by providing the latest science-based knowledge and expertise. Furthermore, IUFRO participated in a panel debate on the topic "European Forests in a Global Perspective". Besides announcements of publications, positions and upcoming meetings, you will find reports from recent IUFRO meetings and a presentation of Forest Research, UK, currently IUFRO's featured member.