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The International Contest YPEF 2010/2011 in ROMANIA

The National Contest of YPEF 2010/2011 took place in Romania. The International Contest "Young People in European Forests" is organized by the National Forest Administration – ROMSILVA;
 In first stage- High School Stage, organized in the traditional forestry high schools and supervised by an internal commission, 150 pupils in 50 teams from 5 forestry schools took part. The High School Stage was held on 6th of May. The language of the Contest was English. More Info »

Penafiel’s High School Team will represent Portugal in the YPEF Contest

On June 28th, was known the winning team of the National Stage of YPEF – Young People in European Forests Contest. The victory was given to the team of Ana Marques, Inês Oliveira and Joana Barbosa, from the 10th grade, of the Penafiel’s High School, in Oporto district.
The winning team will represent Portugal in the European Stage Contest, which will be held on September 28th and 29th, in Poland, where 13 European teams will compete.

Meeting of International Contest Commission on 28th- 29th of June in Czech Republic- Prague/ Kostelec nad Černými Lesy

The meeting of International Contest Commission took place on 28th- 29th of June in Czech Republic- Prague/ Kostelec nad Černými Lesy, in The Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences of the Czech University of Life Sciences (Fakulta lesnická a dřevařská České zemědělské univerzity v Praze), Kamýcká 1176, 165 21 Praha 6 – Suchdol.

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The "Baár-Madas Református Gimnázium" represents Hungary in the international finals. The team of 'Baár-Madas Református Gimnázium' from Budapest won the Young People in European Forests (YPEF) contest’s national finals in Hungary, so they represent the country in 2011. 28 to 29 September at the international finals held in Poland, where thirteen European countries' students compare their skills.

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Second step of Polish National Stage of "Young People in European Forests" YPEF 2010/2011 has finished!

    On 17th of June, in Warsaw University of Life Science the second step of Polish National Stage took place. 11 teams with their teachers from 10 schools came to dissolve an YPEF test. Participants had to answer 50 questions about forest and forestry in Europe, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Portugal, Poland, Romania, Switzerland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Ukraine.
    Teams, that received 50 points during first step, were invited to take part in second step.
    Schools and teams, that took part in second step, are: More Info »

Lithuanian National Stage

In 2011 12th of May plenty of young forest friends you could met in the corridors of Lithuanian University of Agriculture Faculty of Forestry and Ecology. Two events toked place under one roof: National stage of the contest "Young People in European Forests" and traditionally National Contest of Forestry. 5 teams of pupils were registered for the YPEF Contest, unfortunately just 3 teams, because of various reasons were able to take part in the Contests 12th of May.