Special Programmes and Projects

Special Programme for Development of Capacities - IUFRO-SPDC

"...to expand and foster forest research capacity in economically disadvantaged countries"


SilvaVoc Terminology Project

The acronym is a composition of silva = forest, and voc = vocabulary.

It emphasizes the importance of the correct usage of technical terms in forestry, and is the name of IUFRO's clearinghouse for multilingual forest terminology.


World Forests, Society and Environment (IUFRO-WFSE)

The extensive global  network of researchers collates and critically analyses the scientific research knowledge on crucial issues in the interrelations between forests, society and the environment.