The future of our forests is our countries future” - His Majesty Carl XVI Gustav


Tandem Forest Values is a bilateral research program within forestry and the forest products industry. The purpose is to strengthen and develop bilateral research collaboration in a durable fashion between actors in the field of forestry and industrial forestry in Finland and Sweden. Tandem Forest Values started as Sweden’s official gift to Finland’s centenary of independence celebrations in 2017.



Tandem Forest Values was initiated by The Finnish-Swedish Cultural foundation in Sweden. Read more about the projects
mission, background and funding.


granted projects

The program received 72 qualified applications that the two thematic areas, sustainable forest management and new products and processes. Out of these 12 were granted a Tandem Forest Values post doc-position