The Centre for Econics and Ecosystem Management has contributed to the establishment of the
and is one of its co-implementers on behalf of Eberswalde University for Sustainable development.
+++ 14 June 2018. First paper on effectiveness of FSC (Forest Stewardship Council published in Challenges in Sustainability. Amongst others, we conclude that large-scale clear-cutting practice within Intact Forest Landscapes, which means the logging of primary forests, feeds doubts about the consistency of FSC and its credibility +++
Forest use in Arkhangelsk region, Russian Federation (photo. P.L. Ibisch)
+++ In December 2016, a research report on roadless areas was published in Science - a Centre team led the research. Check out our specific website: www.roadless.online +++
We define Econics as an approach to studying the dynamics and functioning of (complex and holarchically nested) ecological systems with the aim of deriving management solutions for natural resource-dependent socio-economic systems as a gateway towards sustainable development under global change.