The main objective of EFICENT is to foster the linkages between information and policy decision making processes at national and pan-European level.
The Regional Office EFICENT in Germany provides a platform for building an integrated, coherent and strengthened capacity of research on Central European temperate forests. It also aims at reducing fragmentation of research structures. EFICENT works towards making regional issues visible to a European level and to ensure the effectivity of response to those within the Central European region and beyond.
The mission of EFICENT includes the following main goals:
- to build and increase capacity for research on Central European forest
- to provide high quality information products to support decision making and policy development on the issues of Central European forests and forestry