Education & Research
Education and training in forestry as well as forest research and experimentation are an important part of the ministry's tasks. Providing and expanding knowledge helps managing the challenges of the future and ensures better decision-making.
EducationKnowledge is the best way of managing the challenges of the future. The Ministry coordinates, supports and promotes education in its areas of responsibility. The secondary agriculture and forestry schools as well as the University College for Agrarian and Environmental Pedagogy are centres of excellence for healthy and vivid regions.
ResearchThe Ministry with its Research strategy and its agencies engaged in Research is an important element of the Austrian research landscape. The ministry conducts its own research and contributes to national as well as international projects and programs.
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