Recent and current events:

EFForTS holds its third Kick-off meeting on July 2, 2020. The event takes place virtually. It is the official opening of the third and last phase of EFForTS (2020-2023).
Aims: (1) welcoming new as well as old research partners and stakeholders, and (2) sharing knowledge and lessons learnt from the past eight years.

Flyer Virtual Kick-off

Junior scientists of EFForTS organize a session on Managing tropical agricultural land-use systems more sustainably for people and nature at the European Conference of Tropical Ecology in Leipzig from 24-27 March 2020
European Conference of Tropical Ecology, 24-27 March 2020, Leipzig, Germany

Workshop, Dec 2 and 3, 2019 in Göttingen
Workshop Ecotaxonomy

Science Night at the University of Göttingen
4th Night of Science 2019

Press release:
Fette Erträge: Das umstrittene Palmöl ist oft das kleinere Übel
(Press release NZZ am Sonntag - 06.06.2020)

Geheimes Leben zwischen Ölpalmenwedeln – eine Oase für Kleinstlebewesen
(Press release University of Göttingen No. 37 - 02.03.2020)

Umweltfreundlicher Biodiesel aus Palmöl?
(Press release University of Göttingen No. 34 - 27.02.2020)

Sustainability claims about rubber don’t stick
(Press release University of Göttingen No. 12 - 22.01.2020)

Michelin sustainable rubber criticised for deforestation
(Press release NewScientist, 20.01.2020)

Less fertilizer and no herbicide but same yield?
(Press release University of Göttingen No. 227/2019 – 05.11.2019)

Monitoring biodiversity with sound: how machines can enrich our knowledge
(Press release University of Göttingen No. 115/2019 – 18.06.2019)