Establishment of a European
information system on forest genetic resources

Participating Countries

Up to date, a total of 36 countries have nominated their national focal points to EUFGIS.

 National Focal Points

Austria
Heino Konrad
Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape
Vienna


Belarus
Oleg Baranov
Forest Institute of National Academy of Science of Belarus,Forest Institute NASB
Homel


Belgium
Bart De Cuyper
Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO)
Geraardsbergen


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dalibor Ballian
Ŝumarski Fakultet u Sarajevu,University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Forestry
Sarajevo


Bulgaria
Mariya Nikolova-Belovarska
Executive Forest Agency
Sofia


Croatia
Mladen Ivankovic
Croatian Forest Research Institute,Dept of Tree Breeding and Forest Seed Husnabdry
Jastrebarsko


Czech Republic
Josef Frýdl
Forestry and Game Management Research Institute (FGMRI)
Jíloviště


Denmark
Ditte Christina Olrik
Danish Ministry of the Environment, Nature Agency
Græsted


Estonia
Tiit Maaten
Institute of Forestry and Rural Engineering,Estonian University of Life Sciences
Tartu


Finland
Leena Yrjänä
Metla,Vantaa Research Unit
Vantaa


France
Eric Collin
IRSTEA,U.R. Ecosystème Forestiers
Nogent-sur-Vernisson


FYR Macedonia
Vlatko Andonovski
Department of Forest Genetics and Tree Improvement,University “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, Faculty of Forestry
Skopje


Germany
Michaela Haverkamp
Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food
Bonn


Greece
Paraskevi Alizoti
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,Faculty of Forestry and Natural Environment
Thessaloniki


Hungary
Sándor Bordács
Central Agricultural Office,Department of Forest and Biomass Reproductive Material
Budapest


Iceland
Thröstur Eysteinsson
Iceland Forest Service,Midvangi 2-4
Egilsstadir


Ireland
Cathal Ryan
Forest Service, Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Food
Dublin


Italy
Fulvio Ducci
CRA - Centro di Ricerca per la Selvicoltura,Lab. Risorse Genetiche Forestali
Arezzo


Latvia
Inga Zarina
LVMI “Silava”
Salaspils


Luxembourg
Frank Wolter
Administration de la nature et des forêts
Luxembourg


Moldova
Dragos Postolache
Geobotany Department, Botanical Garden (Institute),Academy of Sciences of Moldova
Chisinau


Netherlands
Sven M.G. de Vries
Centre for Genetic Resources the Netherlands, Wageningen University and Research Centre,c/o ALTERRA
Wageningen


Norway
Arne Steffenrem
Norwegian Forest and Landscape Institute
Steinkjer


Poland
Czesław Kozioł
Forest Gene Bank
Miłków


Portugal
Maria Carolina Varela
Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV)
Nova Oeiras


Romania
Ecaterina Apostol
ICAS



Serbia
Andrej Pilipovič
Institute of Lowland Forestry and Environment
Novi Sad


Slovakia
Dagmar Bednarova
National Forest Centre – (NLC) - Forest Research Institute
Zvolen


Slovenia
Marjana Westergren
Slovenian Forestry Institute
Ljubljana


Spain
Eduardo Notivol Paino
C.I.T.A. - Government of Aragon,Agricultural Research and Technology Center - Forest Resources Unit
Zaragoza


Sweden
Patrik Olsson
Swedish Forest Agency (Skogsstyrelsen)
Bollnäs


Switzerland
Andreas Rudow
Institute of Terrestrial Ecosystems,Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
Zürich


Turkey
Gaye Eren Kandemir
Ministry of Forest and Water Affairs,Forest Tree Seeds and Tree Breeding Research Directorate
Balgat ANKARA


Ukraine
Ihor Neyko
Vinnytsya Forest Research Station (VFRS) of Ukrainian Research Institute of Forestry and Forest Melioration (URIFFM)
Vinnytsya


Ukraine
Roman T. Volosyanchuk
Laboratory of Forest Tree Breeding,Ukrainian Research Institute of Forestry and Forest Melioration
Kharkiv


United Kingdom
Jason Hubert
Forestry Commission
Midlothian


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