Our missions

Since its creation in 1997, ONF International has been promoting French forest management skills and expertise across the world.    As a subsidiary of the French National Forest Office (ONF), ONFI’s strength lies in its dual approach when carrying out its missions: an institutional body in matters of international cooperation projects on the one hand; a competitive player as an expertise consultancy firm on the other.

Four priority areas

Assessing and managing forest ecosystems

Sustainable development of territories

Promoting mitigation and adaptation to climate change

Using remote sensing to monitor forests and changes in land use


Operations in more than 40 countries in 2018

A multilingual team of 7 nationalities

Offices installed on a permanent basis in 4 countries: Brazil, Colombia, Côte d’Ivoire and Gabon A turnover of 4.4 million euros in 2017