The Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia Consortium (CTFC), based in Solsona (Lleida), was formed initially between the County Council of Solsonès and the University of Lleida, and later the Provincial Council of Lleida, the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation, the Government of Catalonia and the Autonomous University of Barcelona were incorporated.

The Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia Consortium is appointed to the Administration of the Government of Catalonia and interacts with it by the relevant Department in the field of forests. It also belongs to the CERCA network of Catalan research centers.

The mission of CTFC is to contribute to the modernisation and competitiveness of the forest sector, to rural development and to the sustainable management of natural habitats, through research, transfer of knowledge and technology to society and with the aim of becoming a reference centre at national and international level.

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The Board is the highest organ of government of the Consortium and consists of the following members:

A
The counsellor of relevant Department in the field of forests of the Government of Catalonia, who will be the President

B
Two representatives of the County Council of Solsonès

C
Two representatives of the University of Lleida

D
Two representatives of the County Council of Lleida

E
Two representatives of the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation

F
Two representatives of the Government of Catalonia

G
Two representatives of the Autonomous University of Barcelona

H
The number of representatives according to the accession agreement of each institutions or entities forming part of the consortium in the future.

The Board appoints for the director general, which governs the day to day of the institution


(*)FBS is a society that aims to enhance the knowledge of the parent company (CTFC) and transfer it to the market in the form of new products and / or services related to the expertise of the CTFC teams.