Koli Forum 2011 Ritva Toivonen Director General Forestry Development Centre TAPIO Shifting from  a traditional forest sect...
Forest and other wooded land as % of land area. Source: State of Europe’s Forest 2011.  FINLAND 2010 - THE MOST FORESTED C...
Tapio - a part of the  forestry success story since 1907 09/23/11 1907 2011 Productive yet sustainable forestry Results of...
Tapio since  the early 1900s Our key focus  has been in unfolding the latest research knowledge and developing it as  best...
Sources: Statistical Yearbook of Forestry 2010, Finnish Forest Research Institute, forest.fi 1960 2008
<ul><li>Growing demand  for natural resources </li></ul><ul><li>Climate change  </li></ul><ul><li>Deforestation </li></ul>...
Sustainability Efficiency   Renewability CC BY 2.0 NASA Bioeconomy  is the solution
09/23/11 The World Changes  – So Do We Forests are  a part of bioeconomy.  Nationally - Internationally Green growth
Bioeconomy  - policy & business Sustainable  Forest and Water Management Natural Resource Data Management <ul><li>Knowledg...
Our expertise  and services in  bioenergy sector: Education, training and consulting services Development projects and gui...
09/23/11 International customers Training, extension, information services Service for landowners and industry Services fo...
Our goal  is that  you can  walk through the forest with a  smile.  Thank you! www.tapio.fi/bioeconomy
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  1. 1. Koli Forum 2011 Ritva Toivonen Director General Forestry Development Centre TAPIO Shifting from a traditional forest sector expert to a forerunner in bioeconomy
  2. 2. Forest and other wooded land as % of land area. Source: State of Europe’s Forest 2011. FINLAND 2010 - THE MOST FORESTED COUNTRY IN EUROPE
  3. 3. Tapio - a part of the forestry success story since 1907 09/23/11 1907 2011 Productive yet sustainable forestry Results of deforestation
  4. 4. Tapio since the early 1900s Our key focus has been in unfolding the latest research knowledge and developing it as best practices in sustainable forest management , in Finland. Forest tree seeds since 1950s. Particularly private small-scale forestry .
  5. 5. Sources: Statistical Yearbook of Forestry 2010, Finnish Forest Research Institute, forest.fi 1960 2008
  6. 6. <ul><li>Growing demand for natural resources </li></ul><ul><li>Climate change </li></ul><ul><li>Deforestation </li></ul><ul><li>Water issues </li></ul>CC BY 2.0 NASA
  7. 7. Sustainability Efficiency Renewability CC BY 2.0 NASA Bioeconomy is the solution
  8. 8. 09/23/11 The World Changes – So Do We Forests are a part of bioeconomy. Nationally - Internationally Green growth
  9. 9. Bioeconomy - policy & business Sustainable Forest and Water Management Natural Resource Data Management <ul><li>Knowledge support for bioeconomy policy planning </li></ul><ul><li>Developing structures for forest law enforcement </li></ul><ul><li>Economics in private forestry </li></ul><ul><li>Modern inventory technologies for biomass and nature values </li></ul><ul><li>Fiber availability and carbon balance analyses & follow-up </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability criteria & evaluation </li></ul><ul><li>Developing models for ecosystem services </li></ul><ul><li>Best practices in sustainable forest management and bio-energy production </li></ul>Company. Market based. Serves widely public and private sectors. Tapio moves forwards
  10. 10. Our expertise and services in bioenergy sector: Education, training and consulting services Development projects and guidelines (harvest and produce energy wood) Our clients are forest and energy industry companies and other stakeholders.
  11. 11. 09/23/11 International customers Training, extension, information services Service for landowners and industry Services for decision makers Biomass production, expertise & materials
  12. 12. Our goal is that you can walk through the forest with a smile. Thank you! www.tapio.fi/bioeconomy

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