Young Leadership Programme on the forest-based bioeconomy focusing on Russia


For emerging leaders from the research, education, NGOs, governance or business side of the forest sector or a related area, we are organising a 5-day intensive course on the forest-based bioeconomy focusing on Russia! Course takes place in Joensuu, Finland on 28 November – 2 December, 2016.

The Young Leadership Programme (YLP) offers you the opportunity to interact with a network of global peers and international speakers, to fully understand the emerging opportunities and challenges facing forest-based bioeconomy in Russia.

Don’t miss the opportunity to improve your leadership skills and knowledge of forestry in Russia! Apply by 15 September. Scholarships are available to participants from non-profit organizations.

For more information and how to apply:

The Young Leadership Programme is organized jointly by the European Forest Institute, Natural Resources Institute Finland, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Science Park, City of Joensuu and Regional Council of North Karelia, Finland.