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Events: 1 Jun 2015 - 30 Jun 2015


Biannual Research Group 7.01.00 meeting IUFRO - 2 years ago
From 2015-06-01 to 2015-06-05, Nice, France, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.01.00

Starts: 1 Jun 2015 - Ends: 5 Jun 2015 - Location: Nice, France

23rd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition ETA-Florence - 10 months ago
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Starts: 1 Jun 2015 - Ends: 4 Jun 2015 - Location: Vienna, Austria

Summer school “Integrated Land Use Systems (ILUS)” in June 2015 Waldbau - 6 months ago
The rapidly growing world population is placing increasing pressures on agricultural and forestry production systems. However, conventional intensification of production systems to increase the yield of food and biomass has led to many negative environmental and social consequences such as soil degradation, eutrophication, decline in fresh water resources, loss of biodiversity, land-use conflicts, and loss of employment. Against this background, “Integrated Land Use Systems (ILUS)”, which combine...

Starts: 1 Jun 2015 - Ends: 19 Jun 2015 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

Biannual Research Group 7.01.00 meeting "Global Challenges of Air Pollution and Climate Change to Forests" IUFRO - 2 years ago
From 2015-06-01 to 2015-06-05, Nice, France, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.01.00

Starts: 1 Jun 2015 - Ends: 5 Jun 2015 - Location: Nice, France

First International Conference on Reforestation Challenges IUFRO - 8 months ago
From 2015-06-03 to 2015-06-06, Belgrade, Serbia, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 1.01.03, 2.00.00, 3.02.00 A Reforestation Conference is an opportunity for scientists to gather, present and exchange results and experiences from research areas relevant to reforestation. Top researchers from Europe and North America are invited as speakers. Conference objectives are to encourage researchers towards more dynamic ongoing cooperation and to publish a thematic publication with the latest results covering all...

Starts: 3 Jun 2015 - Ends: 6 Jun 2015 - Location: Belgrade, Serbia

UNFCCC SB42 Climate Conference Side Event: Forest finance needs the public sector, private sector & communities to achieve its goals for REDD+ GCP - 1 month ago
Time: 09:45—11:15 Location: Bonn, Germany   A discussion on how community monitoring, public finance support, and the private sector can collaborate to scale REDD+ finance in...

Starts: 6 Jun 2015 - Ends: 6 Jun 2015 - Location:

Joint IUFRO 7.02.02 "Foliage, shoot and stem diseases of forest trees" and 7.03.04 "Diseases and insects in forest nurseries" Working Parties Meeting IUFRO - 9 months ago
From 2015-06-07 to 2015-06-12, Uppsala, Sweden, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.02.02, 7.03.04 In addition to scientific sessions, this conference will offer a scientific study tour to Dothistroma and Gremmeniella-attacked areas and Nässa nursery.

Starts: 7 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Uppsala, Sweden

Joint IUFRO 7.02.02 "Foliage, shoot and stem diseases of forest trees" and 7.03.04 "Diseases and insects in forest nurseries" Working Parties Meeting IUFRO - 9 months ago
From 2015-06-07 to 2015-06-12, Uppsala, Sweden, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.02.02, 7.03.04 In addition to scientific sessions, this conference will offer a scientific study tour to Dothistroma and Gremmeniella-attacked areas and Nässa nursery.

Starts: 7 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Uppsala, Sweden

Tree Biotechnology 2015 Conference: Forest: the importance to the planet and society IUFRO - 10 months ago
From 2015-06-08 to 2015-06-12, Florence, Italy, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.04.06 The Tree Biotechnology Conference is the major international forum to present and discuss new developments and ideas related to the current state and future of research in genetics, genomics and biotechnology in the forestry. This conference brings together academics, scientists, public and private institutions of international, national and regional, governmental and non-governmental organizations, and other stakeholders...

Starts: 8 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Florence, Italy

International Scientific Forum: Rehabilitation and Restoration of Degraded Forests IUFRO - 5 months ago
From 2015-06-08 to 2015-06-12, Astana, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 1.06.00 The Forum aims to increase political and public awareness about on forest degradation and desertification and to take some measurement for these areas.

Starts: 8 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Astana, KZ

International Training Workshop on Community-based Monitoring, Indicators on Traditional Knowledge and Customary Sustainable Use and Community Protocols, within the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 CBD - 4 months ago
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Starts: 8 Jun 2015 - Ends: 10 Jun 2015 - Location: Guatemala City, GUATEMALA

International meetings, organised by the Convention on Biological Diversity, on role of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities. GCP - 2 months ago
A series of meetings relevant to the role of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities within the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will take place in Panajchel Guatemala.

Starts: 8 Jun 2015 - Ends: 15 Jun 2015 - Location:

18th European Forum on Urban Forestry - EFUF: Connecting the Street Tree to the Forest – Strengthening Nature for Urban Living IUFRO - 5 months ago
From 2015-06-09 to 2015-06-13, Brussels, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 6.07.00 This year's EFUF will focus on: - Fragmented urban green infrastructure and its multiple function (ecological, recreation, climate change adaptation etc) and discuss strategic approaches to deal with this; - Ways to re‐connect urban green infrastructure using urban forestry techniques; - Ways to re‐connect citizens, stakeholders and local communities with urban green infrastructure and the urban forest; - Innovative...

Starts: 9 Jun 2015 - Ends: 13 Jun 2015 - Location: Brussels, BE

African Farm/Family Forestry Producer Organizations Conference: Forestry for improved livelihoods FAO - 2 months ago
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 - Thu, 11 Jun 2015, Organizer: Forest and Farm Facility (FFF), International Family Forest Alliance (IFFA), in collaboration with the Kenya Forest Service (KFS), the Forest Action Network (FAN), Kenya, Nairobi. African Farm/Family Forestry Producer Organizations Conference: Forestry for improved livelihoods

Starts: 9 Jun 2015 - Ends: 11 Jun 2015 - Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Desertif'Actions 2015 FAO - 2 months ago
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 - Sat, 13 Jun 2015, Organizer: Desertif'Actions Forum, France, Montpellier. Desertif'Actions 2015

Starts: 10 Jun 2015 - Ends: 13 Jun 2015 - Location: Montpellier, France

Dialogue Workshop on Assessment of Collective Action of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in Biodiversity Conservation and Resource Mobilization CBD - 4 months ago
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Starts: 11 Jun 2015 - Ends: 13 Jun 2015 - Location: Guatemala City, GUATEMALA

5.10.00 Research Group Meeting "Forest Products and Communities" at the 58th International Convention of the Society of Wood Science & Technology IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2015-06-12 to 2015-06-12, Jackson Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, United States, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.10.00

Starts: 12 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Jackson Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, United States

ITTO International Symposium on Timber Trade Legality Assurance ITTO - 2 months ago
The major objectives of this symposium are to: ? Disseminate information on the status of legality assurance measures taken by major timber importing countries for imported timber and timber products ? Share knowledge of the actions taken by tropical timber - producing countries to reduce illegal logging and to develop legality assurance systems for the timber and timber products they harvest, process and export ? Explore opportunities and challenges for further reducing illegal logging in the tropics...

Starts: 12 Jun 2015 - Ends: 12 Jun 2015 - Location: Tokyo Japan

Expert Meeting on the Repatriation of Traditional Knowledge Relevant to the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biological Diversity CBD - 4 months ago
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Starts: 14 Jun 2015 - Ends: 15 Jun 2015 - Location: Guatemala City, GUATEMALA

22nd International Wood Machining Seminar (IWMS-22) IUFRO - 3 months ago
From 2015-06-14 to 2015-06-17, Quebec City, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.04.08 This Seminar continues a distinguished series of meetings that began in 1963. Its purpose is to offer teachers, researchers, and engineers a platform for networking and exchanging knowledge on the latest advancements in the processing of wood and wood products. The topics of interest will include: primary and secondary machining processes, cutting mechanisms, surface quality, tool materials, eco-friendly machining, enhanced...

Starts: 14 Jun 2015 - Ends: 17 Jun 2015 - Location: Quebec City, CA

Monitoring tree reaction to environment: tools and their application in forest NB Forest - 3 months ago
Background: The availability and quality of products and services we obtain from forests or urban trees can be notably affected by changes of environmental conditions. In order to adapt to changing world, we need maximum information on tree response to environmental parameters, which can be used to identify critical conditions affecting growth and vitality. Thus, having such knowledge allows us to develop sound recommendations in order to reduce the negative impact. 

Starts: 14 Jun 2015 - Ends: 18 Jun 2015 - Location: Latvia University of Agriculture, Jelgava, Latvia

25th Congress of the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists „Nordic View to Sustainable Rural Development” NB Forest - 5 months ago
NJF is a Nordic organization established in 1918. It has 1.500 members in eight countries – Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The Congress is dedicated to creating a platform for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods in various sectors of bioeconomy, sustainable agriculture and rural development. The Congress program embraces a wide range of topics including FORESTRY.

Starts: 16 Jun 2015 - Ends: 18 Jun 2015 - Location: Riga, Latvia

Strengthening criteria and indicators (C&I) for sustainable forest management (SFM) and their use in policy and practice - Latin America C&I Regional Workshop FAO - 2 months ago
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 - Fri, 19 Jun 2015, Organizer: FAO (FOE), Peru, Tarapoto. Strengthening criteria and indicators (C&I) for sustainable forest management (SFM) and their use in policy and practice - Latin America C&I Regional Workshop

Starts: 17 Jun 2015 - Ends: 19 Jun 2015 - Location: Tarapoto, Peru

World Day to Combat Desertification FAO - 3 weeks ago
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 - Wed, 17 Jun 2015, Organizer: , Italy, Milan, Expo, Conference Centre. World Day to Combat Desertification

Starts: 17 Jun 2015 - Ends: 17 Jun 2015 - Location: Milan, Expo, Conference Centre, Italy

IUFRO WP 7.03.10 Methodology of Forest Insect and Disease Survey in Central Europe "Fluctuation of Insect and Diseases" IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2015-06-22 to 2015-06-26, San Michele All'adige, Italy, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.03.10

Starts: 22 Jun 2015 - Ends: 26 Jun 2015 - Location: San Michele All'adige, Italy

Eastern European Workshop on CBD Implementation and Financial Reporting CBD - 5 months ago
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Starts: 22 Jun 2015 - Ends: 23 Jun 2015 - Location: , GEORGIA

IUFRO WP 7.03.10 Methodology of Forest Insect and Disease Survey in Central Europe "Fluctuation of Insect and Diseases" IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2015-06-22 to 2015-06-26, San Michele All'adige, Italy, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.03.10

Starts: 22 Jun 2015 - Ends: 26 Jun 2015 - Location: San Michele All'adige, Italy

Stories from the Field: Forest Monitoring in the Congo Basin GCP - 4 weeks ago
For several years, ExCiteS and Moabi have developed new tools and approaches to forest monitoring in the Congo Basin rainforests. Using a combination of old-fashioned field work coupled with...

Starts: 23 Jun 2015 - Ends: 23 Jun 2015 - Location:

Community Based Real-Time Monitoring: A New Breakthrough in Forest Governance? GCP - 2 months ago
RFUK’s newly developed community based real-time monitoring system could greatly increase the ability to monitor changes in forest areas, including illegal logging. The new system will also make...

Starts: 24 Jun 2015 - Ends: 24 Jun 2015 - Location:

EXPO Milano 2015: Forests, food and life panel discussion FAO - 2 months ago
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 - Thu, 25 Jun 2015, Organizer: FAO, Italy, Austrian Pavilion, Milan. EXPO Milano 2015: Forests, food and life panel discussion

Starts: 25 Jun 2015 - Ends: 25 Jun 2015 - Location: Austrian Pavilion, Milan, Italy

EXPO Milano 2015: Forests, food and life panel discussion FAO - 2 months ago
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 - Thu, 25 Jun 2015, Organizer: FAO, Italy, Austrian Pavilion, Milan. EXPO Milano 2015: Forests, food and life panel discussion

Starts: 25 Jun 2015 - Ends: 25 Jun 2015 - Location: Austrian Pavilion, Milan, Italy

Illegal Logging Update and Stakeholder Consultation Meeting GCP - 2 months ago
This meeting will be the 25th in the series of illegal logging update meetings, and it is anticipated that more than 250 participants from civil society, industry and governments from around the...

Starts: 25 Jun 2015 - Ends: 26 Jun 2015 - Location:

Ad hoc Technical Expert Group on Indicators for the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 CBD - 4 months ago
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Starts: 29 Jun 2015 - Ends: 2 Jul 2015 - Location: Venue to be determined, SWITZERLAND

Trees4Future workshop on statistical package breedR and phenotypic plasticity EFI - 2 months ago
A Trees4Future training workshop will be held on the use of the statistical package breedR from 30 June to 3 July 2015 in Jaca, Spain. The course will comprise mainly training exercises with real forest genetics data and some short highlights on theory. It also includes a day focusing on phenotypic plasticity. There are no fees for attending the workshop; 30 places are available. Participants cover their own travelling and accommodation costs. Trees4Future will provide up to four grants for undergraduate...

Starts: 30 Jun 2015 - Ends: 3 Jul 2015 - Location: Jaca, Spain

Workshop on Private Sector Investment in Forest and Landscape Restoration FAO - 2 months ago
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 - Wed, 01 Jul 2015, Organizer: FAO (FOM), The Global Mechanism, Korea Forest Service, Italy, Rome, FAO HQ, Mexico Room. Workshop on Private Sector Investment in Forest and Landscape Restoration

Starts: 30 Jun 2015 - Ends: 1 Jul 2015 - Location: Rome, FAO HQ, Mexico Room, Italy