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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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2015-04-21 08:46 |

The Humidtropics’ Research for Development Platform for Northwest Viet Nam will help focus national and world attention on the region to address major challenges

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2015-04-21 08:25 |

Despite extensive forest restoration since the wars, quality remains low and indigenous species are underutilised.

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2015-04-21 06:15 | The Humidtropics’ Research for Development Platform for Northwest Viet Nam will help focus national and world attention on the region to address major challenges   The Humidtropics’ Research for Development (R4D) Platform in the Northwest of Viet Nam...

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2015-04-21 05:03 | Land degradation owing to monocropping is the main reason for reduced agricultural productivity in Northwest Viet Nam. But after four years of agroforestry research, results show positive signs for farmers.   Monocropping of annuals—such as maize, rice and...

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2015-04-21 04:56 |

IDH, TFD and WBCSD join forces to promote responsible business, improved governance and inclusive development

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2015-04-21 04:09 |

As the illegal wildlife trade escalates globally, many government and conservation agencies have upped their enforcement responses: increasing monitoring, surveillance, penalties, raids, and even deploying soldiers. This has led to a renewed critique of enforcement-driven conservation strategies, and an interrogation of what roles local communities can play in tackling illegal wildlife harvest and trade. However, juxtaposing......

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2015-04-21 01:36 |

The experiment was conducted in a Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD) with 3 replications at National Oilseed Research Program (NORP), Nawalpur, Sarlahi "Genetic variability on component traits of pod yield, drought tolerance and leaf spot disease resistance of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea. L.)" during rainy season 2010 and 2011.  Twenty five groundnut genotypes were collected from National Oilseed Research Program (NORP), Nawalpur, Sarlahi Nepal...

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2015-04-20 23:00 | MONTRÉAL, April 20, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) expects to announce its first quarter financial results on May 7, 2015, at 7:30 a.m. (ET), and to hold a...

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2015-04-20 21:26 | At a session of the recent Beating Famine Southern Africa Conference, Isaac Nyoka, Coordinator of the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) Southern Africa Node, discussed BLEANSA, short for Building a Large Evergreen Agriculture Network for Southern Africa. BLEANSA is a...

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2015-04-20 21:07 |

The fRI Grizzly Bear Program is pleased to announce that Dr. Karine Pigeon successfully completed her PhD research thesis entitled "Behavioural plasticity of the grizzly bear in a context of climate change" at Laval University on April 17, 2015.

Karine has worked on the topic of denning in grizzly bears within our project for the past 7 years and has made a tremendous contribution to our understanding...

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2015-04-20 20:44 |

A Yakima nonprofit that employs the disabled will receive nearly $100,000 in grant money to design a biomass boiler, and both forest managers and local employers stand to benefit.

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2015-04-20 20:30 |

In the midst of the debate over the whether importing wood pellets to the European Union from the southern United States is a sustainable undertaking for electricity generators there, the Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) has released its Biomass Assurance Framework.

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2015-04-20 20:27 | 20 Apr 2015New Calculator: Wall Thermal Design Calculator

The purpose of this online tool and calculator is to provide designers with prescriptive wall assembly solutions complying with national energy efficiency requirements.  This tool is meant to provide enough information that architects, designers, engineers, consultants and contractors can quickly determine suitable wall assemblies for each climate zone in Canada with...

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2015-04-20 20:25 |

As Q1 2015 came to a close, Europe’s near-term commitment to utilizing low-carbon energy solutions continues to reflect a growing global awareness of pioneering energy alternatives.

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2015-04-20 20:17 |

The Kashia Band of Pomo Indians wants to expand its remote rancheria, and although Sonoma County officials are supportive, they want greater assurance to be able to weigh in on any timber harvest plans for the tribe’s newly acquired property.

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2015-04-20 20:07 | Kirsten Thonicke, Alice Boit, Boris Sakschewski, PIK Potsdam   Three years of intensive modelling effort now allow us to evaluate vegetation scenarios for Latin America. We achieved to improve our.. read more

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2015-04-20 20:03 |

In the first part of this series, Wood Supply Chronicles, I highlighted three events that have changed wood supply in the US South: timberland divestment, the timing and intensity of the housing bust and inattention to—and an inability to react to—global policy changes.

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2015-04-20 19:54 | Organized by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group (AHTEG) on indicators for the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 is expected to: identify a small set of measurable potential indicators to monitor global progress towards achievement of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets; and prepare guidance on the different types of indicators and approaches used to monitor progress in implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity at...

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2015-04-20 18:39 | Participants unanimously adopted the Doha Declaration at the 13th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, stressing justice for all as critical to the success of the post-2015 development agenda and to fighting criminal activities, terrorism and violence around the world. It makes recommendations that will be submitted to the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, which will convene in May 2015.

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2015-04-20 18:27 | At its fifth meeting, held in Attard, Malta from 24-26 March 2015, the World Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves (WNICBR) focused on ‘The Impact of Climate Change and Sustainable Development on Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves.'


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