The MedForum – annual gathering of the Mediterranean Model Forest Network (MMFN) is the most important annual event of the MMFN. Its purpose is to share experiences, create synergies and promote networking as well as, to give insight into the local Model Forest processes in the Mediterranean.
In addition to the General Assembly – central event of the Forum – the program of the MedForum generally includes workshops, learning and networking activities. technical sessions and field trips. Previous MedForums took place in: Valladolid, Spain (2009); lfrane, Morocco (2010); Ramatuelle, France (2011) and Yalova, Turkey (2012). This year’s MedForum 2013 will take place in Rufina (Province of Florence), Italy on November 12th -15th 2013, and it will be hosted by the Tuscany Region, the Union of Municipalities “Valdarno and Valdisieve», the Montagne Fiorentine Model Forest Association and the MMFN Secretariat.
The Model Forest representatives, MMFN members, as well as, country and region representatives are cordially invited to participate. The meeting is opened to observers, including the MMFN partner organizations involved in the Collaborative Partnership on Mediterranean Forests (CPMF), the «Baltic Landscape project» and the new IPA ADRIATIC «Adriatic Model Forest» Project. For more information on the event please consult the MedForum 2013 webpage (www.mmfn.info ). There you can find all necessary information of the event, as well as means of online participation. Official announcement of the Forum will follow soon.
For additional info and regular updates please follow the MMFN twitter account https://twitter.com/medmodelforest and the MMFN Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/mediterraneanmodelforest
For general enquiries contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
On specific questions and organisation details contact:
Riccardo Castellini (MMFN Secretariat) email@example.com
Toni Ventre (Union of Municipalities Valdarno and Valdisieve) firstname.lastname@example.org
Stefano Berti (Montagne Fiorentine Model Forest Association) email@example.com
Elisabetta Gravano (Tuscany Region) firstname.lastname@example.org