Activities and events

Current Projects

The RG network is a key platform for present collaborations in projects, such as:

  • Involvement of the RG in helping out Forest Europe with improvements of the pan-European indicator 6.10 Recreation in Forests; https://foresteurope.org/recreation/
  • The EU Horizon2020 project DIABOLO which has worked for inclusion/improvement of social/outdoor recreation variables in National Forest Inventories – NFIs; http://diabolo-project.eu/ 
  • SNS-EFINORD network/project on how European NFI data can be utilized in urban forest context in order to monitor recreational use in urban forest areas.

Upcoming IUFRO events

International Conference on Natural and cultural heritage in forests – contemporary challenges; online; 9-10 December 2021. Units involved: 6.00.00, 6.01.00. Conference homepage


Past meetings

15th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management: Meet Old and New Worlds in Research, Planning, and Management; Vienna, Austria; 5-8 July 2009. Conference homepage - Report 

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IUFRO Division VI Symposium, Integrative Science for Integrative Management

The IUFRO Division VI Symposium, Integrative Science for Integrative Management, took place from 14-20 August 2007, in Saariselkä, Finland.

The following session and subjects were covered by Unit 6.01.00:

  • Trends, Innovations and Development for Forest Recreation and Nature Tourism
  • Recreation research and Landscape Management Challenges in Changing Society
  • Integrative use of Policies and Planning Methods

For further details you are welcome to visit the Symposium Homepage, read the latest 6.01.00 Newsletter or contact us directly.