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International Conference: Working Across Sectors to Halt Deforestation and Increase Forest Area - from Aspiration to Action

Tue, 2017-12-19 22:33
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - Thu, 22 Feb 2018, Organizer: FAO/CPF, Italy, Rome, FAO, . International Conference: Working Across Sectors to Halt Deforestation and Increase Forest Area - from Aspiration to Action
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Key to expand REDD-plus

Fri, 2017-12-01 03:41
On 7 February 2018, the REDD Research and Development Center of the FFPRI will hold the International Seminar "Key to expand REDD-plus - Approaches and Challenges for REDD-plus learned from practice in the field -" at International Conference Hall, Tokyo International Exchange Center. Register on-line at https://business.form-mailer.jp/fms/921b330575142 Download flyer at http://redd.ffpri.affrc.go.jp/events/seminars/_img/_20180207/REDD-plus_Int_Seminar_2018_en.pdf
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Council Side Event: "FAO Technical Committees and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development"

Wed, 2017-11-29 23:00
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - Tue, 05 Dec 2017, Organizer: COFO, COAG, COFI, CCP, Italy, Rome, FAO, Sheikh Zayed Centre. Council Side Event: "FAO Technical Committees and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development"
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1+1=3 Agroforestry boosting revenues and resilience

Thu, 2017-11-16 06:51
Why is agroforestry the future of agriculture? Find out in our AGFORWARD Final event at the European Parliament. 1+1=3 Agroforestry boosting revenues and resilience © AGFORWARD The European FP-7 project AGFORWARD ?AGroFORestry that Will Advance Rural Development? is coming to its end and is organising the final meeting at the European Parliament. Welcome to this important event to mainstream agroforestry! Join to hear and discuss how Agroforestry and European Research are boosting the revenues and resilience of European farmers. Date: 29 November 2017 Venue: József Antall 4Q2 European Parliament, Brussels Hosted by MEP Paul Brannen Register by 20 November to guarantee access.
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Annual Conference of the Yale International Society of Tropical Foresters - Attending to Complexity in Tropical Forest Landscapes

Mon, 2017-11-13 22:45
The Yale Chapter of the International Society of Tropical Foresters (ISTF) is hosting their 24th Annual Conference titled ?Attending to Socio-ecological Complexity in Tropical Forest Landscapes?, which will take place February 1-3, 2018, at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (New Haven, CT, USA). ISTF 2018 will delve in the complexity of tropical forest landscapes shaped by interacting ecological, social, and multi-dimensional processes. Complexity includes the dynamic ecologies, socio-political regimes, and diverse stakeholder perspectives that converge within any given tropical forest locale. The conference will bring together practitioners, academics, and forest users to explore the thought, experiences, and methods used for attending to the complexity of tropical forest landscapes. Through speakers, discussion groups, and workshops, we will investigate three aspects of complexity: ecological complexity, socio-political complexity, and the complexity of scale.
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Looking ahead to a circular European bioeconomy

Mon, 2017-10-16 07:53
As the EU is just about to finish its review of the current Bioeocnomy Strategy and decide on updating it in 2018, this ThinkForest seminar will provide insights why it is important to merge the bioeconomy and circular economy concepts, and what are the priority issues for a new circular bioeocnomy strategy. In the seminar, EFI will publish a new strategic report on ?Leading the way to a European circular bioeconomy strategy?. We will be discussing the questions of: Why do we need a European circular economy strategy? What should its main ingredients be? What is the outlook for a sustainable European forest bioeconomy? What bioeconomy gaps do we still need to fill Our speakers include John Bell, Director of Bioeconomy, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission Cecil Konijnendijk van den Bosch, Professor, University of British Columbia Morning se Cecil Konijnendijk van den Bosch, Professor, University of British Columbia Georg Winkel, Head EFI Resilience Programme The event has two sessions: morning session at 9:30?12:00 focuses on A new strategy for a circular European bioeconomy and the afternoon session at 13:00-16:30 on the Outlook for a circular European bioeconomy.
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5th International Conference on Forests and Water in a Changing Environment

Mon, 2017-10-02 12:03
From 2018-11-05 to 2018-11-09, Valdivia, Chile, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.00.00, T34
Climate and land use change pose challenges for managing forests and water for sustainable development. This joint meeting will help link dynamic developments in Latin American forests to a global community studying environmental change, forests, and water. The conference will provide a forum for experts on forest hydrology, watershed ecosystem management, ecohydrology, climate, and environmental change. The conference promotes exchange of understanding and experience from the realms of research, policy, and public involvement, while developing international research collaborations.
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Landscape Management: From Data to Decision

Thu, 2017-09-28 02:22
From 2018-09-17 to 2018-09-19, Prague, Czech Republic, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.04.00
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IUFRO 3.08.00 Small-scale Forestry Conference 2018 "Transformations Towards a New Era in Small Scale Forestry"

Thu, 2017-09-28 01:41
From 2018-06-11 to 2018-06-13, Vaasa, Finland, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 3.08.00
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International scientific conference: "African forest-related policy and politics"

Wed, 2017-09-27 10:22
From 2018-09-24 to 2018-09-27, Yaoundé, Cameroon, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 9.05.00
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International scientific conference: "African forest-related policy and politics"

Wed, 2017-09-27 10:22
From 2018-09-24 to 2018-09-27, Yaoundé, Cameroon, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 9.05.00
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