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EFPRO - An initiative in the pulp and paper research field

The Association of European Fibre and Paper Research Organisation - EFPRO

  • is an independent non-profit organisation founded 2006,
  • is aiming at
    • promoting and represent the interest of organisations in Europe active in research in the area of wood fibre processing
    • providing a forum for its members
    • establishing a close network between its members to increase the efficiency of European fibre and paper related research

and by this contributing

  • to the development of the knowledge-based society,
  • to maintain and extend Europe`s technological leadership,
  • to the competitiveness and the sustainability of the European natural fibre based sector and
  • to meet society´s needs for social cohesion and environmental compatibility.

The benefit of membership in EFPRO comes through

  • Enhanced visibility of the wood-fibre and paper research community.
  • Joint forces to promote the interest on research matters, like representation within the Forest-based Sector Technology Platform.
  • Services for the mobilisation of resources for R&D, like information on calls for proposals of European or multi-national programmes, advice for proposal preparation and project management.
  • Communication between members and with partnering organisations in industry and research community within the forest-based sector, e.g. in conferences on research topics.
  • Networking and promotion of early-stage researchers in Europe.
EFPRO Secretary General
Jonna Kuusisto

Tel: +358 50 384 1760
Mail: send email