A multidisciplinary evidence based state-of-the-art presented in a form of a report.

FOREST-IN is a complex project which innovation factors will comprise state-of-the-art techniques in fields such as digital technology, forestry and nature conservation, communications and knowledge transference, and adult pedagogy. Such a comprehensive, multifaceted approach draws expertise and supports from those sciences, and...

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The dissemination package will include the project's logo, layout and design, but will also organize and feed several media, such as social media, mass media, leaflets, brochures, online contents, posters, among others. This output will address the development of effective dissemination and communication strategy and coordination of the dissemination activities among the partners.

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IT application (smartphone/tablet) for supporting sustainable forest management and decision making, and for raising awareness.

The project will include the design, development and dissemination of a mobile application (both for iPhone and Android devices) to help small forest holders to manage and plan their production and harvesting totally respecting biodiversity and meeting criteria for sustainable forest management. The system is...

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Online Platform with associated database and mapping features.

The project will develop an on-line platform that will include the information registered through the mobile app, but also a website that will present the project, its informative contents and outputs, its partners, funders and the aims and objectives to the virtual audiences. It will be on-line and fully functional by the end of month 13. It will be fully web 2.0 enabled...

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Training package for a certified training course for smallholders and other non professional forest owners:
 
The project will develop a training package for a certified training course targeted at smallholders and other non professional forest owners and managers. The course will use all materials and toolkits developed within the Project. The objective is to provide forestry technicians and forest entities a ready-to-use course...

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Training package for a certified training course for forestry technicians and other professional forest managers
 
The project will develop a training package for a certified training course targeted at forestry technicians and other professional forest managers and staff. The course will use all materials and toolkits developed within the Project. The objective is to provide forestry companies and organisations a ready-to-use...

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Tutorial for independent assessment of small forest properties
 
A tutorial, structured as a form and checklist, will be developed to allow all smallholders and other non professional forest workers or owners to correctly diagnose their forest in what concerns: (1) biodiversity; (2) trees and plantation’s health; (3) soil health; (4) water availability and quality; (5) trees’ growth and productivity; (6) timber-products income; (...

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At the end of the project, a final laymen report will be prepared, aimed at a large scale distribution within non specialized forestry public, such as smallholders associations, schools, environmental associations, scouts, etc. The report will summarize the project's rationale, objectives, methods, and main results achieved, and critical discussion on sustainable forest management. The entire report will be written in very simple terms, using...

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