The ForestValue Research Programme announces the upcoming call for joint European research projects. The indicative total available budget amounts to 25 million € (national public funding including EC top-up funding of 5 million €). The total call volume with industrial co-funding is estimated to be above 30 million €. The call for pre-proposals is expected to open in the last quarter of 2017. Projects are expected to start in late 2018/early 2019.