News

MEFISTO project announces its Final Conference

June 21, 2018 - 5:02pm

After 18 months of work, and just six months to finish, the MEFISTO project begins preparations for its final conference next December in Italy.

Specifically, the event will take place at the Tuscan Forest fire fighters training Center in La Pineta di Tocchi, very close to Siena, on December 14th, 2018, and will report on the main results obtained and actions promoted by this project.

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Completed successfully the pilot course of EUROPEAN FOREST FIRE OFFICER (EUFO)

June 5, 2018 - 8:42am

Completed successfully the pilot course of EUROPEAN FOREST FIRE OFFICER (EUFO), held between May 22 and 25 in Valabre, (France), at the ECASC (Training Center of the French Civil Defense).

This course aims to form a figure capable of efficiently supporting and developing international collaboration in the fight against forest fires.

The fourth technical meeting was also held in which the MEFISTO project partners monitored this pilot course and analyzed its results, reviewing and planning the rest of the project's pending tasks. 

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The MEFISTO project is presented at the Italian National Forestry Congress

December 11, 2017 - 11:57am

The 11th Congress of the Italian Society of Forestry and Forest Ecology (SISEF) was held in Rome from 10th to 13th October, where the MEFISTO project was presented through a scientific communication in poster format, which was presented by one of its co-authors, Andrea Laschi: PhD at the University of Florence (UNIFI), the Project Coordinator.

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