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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 58533918860-59
Registration date: 30/05/12 10:16:52

The information on this organisation was last modified on 05/05/14 10:35:44
The date of the last annual update was 05/05/14 10:35:44

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: ECOFOR
Legal status: GIP
Website address:


Section: IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
and more precisely: Think tanks and research institutions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  JEAN-LUC PEYRON
Position: Managing Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  JEAN-LUC PEYRON
Position: Managing Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 42 RUE SCHEFFER 
PARIS 75116
Telephone number: (+33) 153702170
Fax number: (+33) 153702154
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Ecofor, a French public platform, has been created to develop, gather and structure knowledge towards public policies and sustainable forest management.

Its main subjects are Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, Climate change and risks, Ecosystem services and sustainable management, Information systems.

Its intervention modes are research and expertise, prepared by co-construction and followed by transfer and dissemination.

Ecofor operates :
• in close cooperation with its members on common, interdisciplinary issues,
• At the interface between science and decision, between forest and environment issues,
• From temperate to tropical; from local to international

Ecofor works closely with the Ministries in charge of research, of agriculture, of sustainable development and of foreign affairs.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 15
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Environment


Total number of members that are natural persons: 15
Number of member organisations: 13
Member organisations (Number of members) :
  • CNRS (30,000 members)
  • INRA (12,000 members)
  • ONF (8,000 members)
  • IRD (1,500 members)
  • CIRAD (1,500 members)
  • IRSTEA (1,200 members)
  • AGROPARISTECH (1,000 members)
  • FCBA (300 members)
  • CNPF (300 members)
  • IGN (1,500 members)
  • MAAF-DGPAAT-SDFB (300 members)
  • MEDDE-DGALN-DEB (300 members)
  • MNHN (1,600 members)
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

EFI (European Forest Institute)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2011 - 12/2011
Total budget: 1,320,000
of which public financing: 520,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement: 120,000
- Grants:
- from national sources: 400,000
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 800,000
- donations:
- contributions from members: 800,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.