Think tank

Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia

CTFC

Solsona, Spain

The Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia (CTFC), based in Solsona (Lleida, Spain), began life in 1996 in the form of a consortium jointly run by Solsonès County Council, the University of Lleida, Lleida Provincial Council, the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation, the Integrated Rural Development Centre of Catalonia and the Government of Catalonia. CTFC's institutional mission is to contribute to the modernisation and competitiveness of the forestry sector, rural development and the sustainable management of the environment through research, training and technology and knowledge transfer to society. CTFC hosts the Laboratory of Functional Ecology and Global Change (ECOFUN), whose aim is to investigate the drivers of biodiversity, structural patterns and functional processes in grasslands, forests and other agro-ecosystems to develop ecological models and establish the basis for a sustainable management in the context of global change.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ctfc.es/

Address:
Crta. de St. Llorenç de Morunys, a Port del Comte, km 2, 25280 Solsona

Country:
Spain

Sub-region:
Southern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Spain, Global
Operating languages
Catalan , English , French , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1996
Age (years)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 26
Spain average
 26
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: County Council of Solsonès and the University of Lleida
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Antoni Trasobares Rodriguez
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Antoni Trasobares Rodríguez
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 109
Spain average
 40
Global average
 86
2019
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 127
% Female staff
2021
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 56%
Spain average
 48%
Global average
 48%
2019
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 43%
% Female researchers
2021
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 56%
Spain average
 23%
Global average
 16%
2019
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 38%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 116
Spain average
 63
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2022)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 3,209
Spain average
 13,599
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 3,152
Likes (2019)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 2,962
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 7,942
Spain average
 13,576
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 7,031
Followers (2019)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 6,145
Subscribers (2022)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 412
Spain average
 6,042
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 374
Subscribers (2019)
Forest Sciences Center of Catalonia
 125

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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