Jurij Beguš

Slovenia Forest Service

Jurij Beguš is currently the project manager for international projects at the Slovenia Forest Service, Ljubljana. In 1982, he completed his forestry studies at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and in 2002 upgraded his studies with a specialization in forestry techniques. His professional work involves the following issues: forest roads, forest technology, forestry extension, participation in forestry, wood biomass, occupational safety in forestry operations, and forest information systems. He cooperates with several international institutions, such as the Food and Agriculture Organisation of UN (FAO) and the International Union of Forest Research Organisations (IUFRO). Besides his regular work at the Slovenia Forest Service, he has participated in over twenty international projects and several international missions around Europe