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Department for Forest and Landscape Planning and Monitoring

Facts about PathFinder

The four-year PathFinder has a budget of Euro 6.3 million and consists of 23 research partners and coordinated by NIBIO’s Research Professor Johannes Breidenbach.

Duration: September 2022 – August 2026

The PathFinder project is divided into six work packages:

  1. Field data collection – Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Spain
  2. A mapping and estimation platform for LULUCF and biodiversity monitoring – Natural Resources Institute Finland (LUKE)
  3. Forest and land management scenarios – Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VUA), Netherlands
  4. Policy and pathway assessment – Albert-Ludwigs University Freiburg (ALU), Germany
  5. Communication, dissemination, and exploitation – European Landowners’ Organization (ELO), Belgium
  6. Project management – Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Norway

PathFinder receives funding from the European Union’s Horizon Europe (HORIZON) Research & Innovation Programme (ID No 101056907).

Twitter: @EuPathFinder

Project partners


Contact Person

Research Professor Johannes Breidenbach,

Telephone: (+47) 974 77 985

Twitter: @Jo_Breidenbach



PathFinder Project Illustration, Image Credit: NIBIO

PathFinder Kick-Off Group Photo, Photo: Erling Fløistad, NIBIO.