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We finished the fourth question in the Forest Quiz!

ypef 18/03/2013

We know the results of the fourth, Portuguese question in the Forest Quize. The winners are:
1. Andreia Ribeiro,  Escola Secundária Professor José Augusto Lucas, Portugal
2. Aleksandra Giedrowicz,  Zespół Szkół Ogólnokształcących i Ekonomicznych w Lubsku, Poland
3. Kamila Chabros,  Zespół Szkół Ogólnokształcących nr2 im. Franciszka Dionizego Kniaźnina, III LO w Puławach, Poland.
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FOREST QUIZ - 4th question

ypef 21/02/2013

We inform, that the deadline for sending answers to the 4th question in FOREST QUIZ has been prolonged until 28th of February. We encourage all students to take part and send answers.

Tell your younger colleagues – drawing competition for children is prolongated– the works can be sent to Brussels by 7th March!

ypef 13/02/2013

ImageLET´S GO PAINTING! Drawing competition "What is the forest for me" is prolongated. Until 7th March you can send works to Brussels in the drawing competition for children, organized by the EU Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development. The competition is addressed for children at the age of 6-10 years. Young participants are requested to make a drawing (A4 format) expressing their vision of the competition theme. There can be a caption (up to 5 lines) written on the drawing, preferably in English, but other languages are admissible. The winner will receive a new iPad and a trip to Brussels (together with parents or tutors). Full information you can find on the website .

Check out the 4th question in our Forest Quiz

ypef  07/02/2013

We have published the 4th question in YPEF mini-contest Forest Quiz. This question concerns Portuguese forests and is asked by Andreia Avila – representing FORESTIS organization – the host of this year’s European Final of YPEF in Portugal.

We encourage you to send your answers – please read the questions on

National Stages of YPEF start soon – check the details

ypef  07/02/2013

Already in March the YPEF national stage contests will be held in some of the countries. Below please find the important dates concerning national stages in Portugal, Estonia, Greece, Poland and Hungary.

Portugal: Registration for the contest open until: 16th of April, First test (qualifications) – 19th of April, Second test (national final) – 3rd of May. Estonia: 1st stage (qualifications) – 6th of March, 2nd stage (national final) – 25th of March. Greece: National stage – 20th of April. Poland: Registration for the contest open until: 26th of February, First test (qualifications) – 20th of March, Second test (national final) – 21st of May. Hungary: Registration for the contest open until: 15th of February, First test (qualifications) – 21st  of March, Second test (national final) – 1st of June.

Information about contests in other countries will follow soon.

Changes in educational materials.

Dear participants of YPEF contest,

on 1st of February we made slight changes in the YPEF Booklet III edition, that is published on YPEF website. The changes were limited to the page no. 110 and concerned statistical data on organization of forestry in Poland. Those of you who printed the booklet before this date please be aware that you need to replace this one page.

Good luck and have fun learning for the contest!
YPEF International Commission.