Partners and contributors (*)

Algeria Abdelhafid BENCHIKHA Mohamed ABBAS Direction Générale de la Protection Civile Direction Générale des Forêts
Austria Franz HUMER The Austrian Federal Fire Brigade Association
Bulgaria Vladimir KONSTANTINOV Executive Forest Agency
Croatia Ivana PEŠUT
Neven SZABO
Directorate for Forestry, Hunting & Wood Industry, Ministry of Agriculture
National Protection and Rescue Directorate
Cyprus Kostas PAPAGEORGIOU Ioannis TOUMASIS Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
Department of Forests
Estonia Veljo KÜTT The Estonian Environment Agency
  Kadi KÕIV Ministry of the Environment
Finland Rami RUUSKA Ministry of Interior
Department for Rescue Services
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Tatjana ANASTASOV
Maja TIMOVSKA
Protection and rescue Directorate
Department for analysis and research
France Philippe MICHAUT Ministère de l'Intérieur
Direction de la Défense et de la Sécurité Civiles
Philippe JOANNELLE Ministère de l'Agriculture, de l'Agroalimentaire et de la Forêt, DGPAAT
Germany Michaela LACHMANN Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food
Greece Eirini ALEXIOU Ministry of Environment and Energy; Directorate General for the Protection and Development of Forests and the Rural Environment
Hungary Peter DEBRECENI Dániel NAGY National Food Chain Safety Office, Forestry Directorate
Ireland Ciaran NUGENT Forest service
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Italy Daniela PICCOLI
Filippo MICILLO
Lorenza COLLETTI
Marco DI FONZO
Fabrizio DI LIBERTO
Ministero delle Politiche Agricole Alimentari e Forestali Italian Forest Corps
Latvia Edijs LEISAVNIEKS Zigmunds JAUNĶIĶIS State Forest Service; Forest and Environmental Protection Department
Lebanon George MITRI University of Balamand
Lithuania Zbignev GLAZKO Ministry of Environment
Directorate General of State Forests
Morocco Fouad ASSALI Hicham ALAOUI M'HARZI Service de la protection des forêts
Haut-Commissariat aux Eaux et Forêts et à la Lutte Contre la Désertification)
Norway Dag BOTNEN Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate for Civil Protection and Emergency Planning
Poland Joseph PIWNICKI Ryszard SZCZYGIEŁ Forest Research Institute
Forest Fire Protection Department
Portugal Marta JANEIRA National Authority for Civil Protection (ANPC)
Alexandre BORGES  
Romania Septimius MARA
Radu SBIRNEA
Ministry of Environment, Waters and Forests
Russian Federation Andrey ERITSOV Aerial Forest Fire Centre of Russian Federation
Slovak Rep. Valéria LONGAUEROVÁ National Forest Centre; Forest Research Institute
Slovenia Jošt JAKŠA Ministry of Agriculture and the Environment
Spain Elsa ENRIQUEZ Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Medio Rural y Marino
Área de Defensa Contra Incendios Forestales
Sweden Leif SANDAHL Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB)
Resilience Development and Analysis Department
Switzerland Michael REINHARD Federal Office for the Environment
Marco CONEDERA
Boris PEZZATTI
MeteoSwiss WSL Federal Research Institute

(*) As reported in the last "Forest Fires in Europe, Middle East and North Africa 2015"

Mission

As the science and knowledge service of the European Commission, the Joint Research Centre's mission is to support EU policies with independent evidence throughout the whole policy cycle.