Events in English
Activities where participants meet to deal with pre-defined forest-related issues
First African Forestry Investment Working Conference NFFA - Events - 1 day agoOver the years, Africa has seen many hectares of land being degraded and forests disappearing despite the many good initiatives. This is not the way we should treat the precious gift of forests. Today we see that the urgency of reforestation is shared by many, but we need to have the key players to join hands to make reforestation happen. The workshop aims to reach out to potential national and international investors, project developers, plantation owners, local commercial banks, universities,...
Starts: 13 Jun 2017 - Ends: 15 Jun 2017 - Location: Accra, Ghana
US Forests and The Climate Emergency Dogwood Alliance - Events - 1 day agoRenowned climate scientist and Tufts University Professor Emeritus, Dr. William Moomaw, and Danna Smith, the co-founder of Dogwood Alliance, a leading forest conservation organization in the Southern US, will present findings from their joint report "The Great American Stand: US Forests and the Climate Emergency" and explore solutions with an audience Q&A. Co-hosted by American University & George Mason University
Starts: 27 Apr 2017 - Ends: 27 Apr 2017 - Location: Washington, United States
Side Event at the 12th Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests "Healthy forests for a prosperous environment: the multi-faceted aspect of forest degradation"; Harnessing the potential of community and smallholder forestry for Sustainable Developmen IUFRO - Events - 2 days agoFrom 2017-05-02 to 2017-05-02, New York, United States, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: IUFRO-WFSE The side event focuses on the significant interlinkages between community and smalholder fo-restry and the sustainable development goals (SDGs). Community and smallholder forestry al-ready make an important contribution to achieving the SDGs. This contribution can be further increased through the implementation of the SDGs that support the creation of an enabling envi-ronment for local forest-related development....
Starts: 2 May 2017 - Ends: 2 May 2017 - Location: New York, United States
Side Event at the 12th Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests "Healthy forests for a prosperous environment: the multi-faceted aspect of forest degradation" IUFRO - Events - 2 days agoFrom 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-01, New York, United States, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: T32 The side event will discuss novel emergencies and global challenges, e.g. air pollution and climate change impacts, and solutions, e.g. forest supersites and sustainable harvesting, and how to make forests more resilient against climate change, halt forest degradation and achieve healthy and functional forests.
Starts: 1 May 2017 - Ends: 1 May 2017 - Location: New York, United States
ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week: ASEAN Bioenergy and Bioeconomy Conference 2017 – Sustainable management and partnership IUFRO - Events - 1 week agoFrom 2017-06-09 to 2017-06-09, Bangkok, Thailand, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: T30 This conference is organized within the ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week that addresses various topics on the sustainable use of natural resources and energy.
Starts: 9 Jun 2017 - Ends: 9 Jun 2017 - Location: Bangkok, Thailand
International Symposium on Sustainable Forest Management in the Context of Global Change (ISSFM-CGC) IUFRO - Events - 1 week agoFrom 2017-08-01 to 2017-08-03, Harbin, China, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.00.00, 1.00.00 The topics of this symposium are (1) the restoration and reconstruction, (2) the sustainable management, and (3) the service function of forest ecosystems in the context of global change.
Starts: 1 Aug 2017 - Ends: 3 Aug 2017 - Location: Harbin, China
Planting The Future: How trees can solve 21st century problems CONFOR - Events - 2 weeks agoConfor is delighted to announce the latest in its series of sold-out policy conferences at Westminster.
Starts: 7 Jun 2017 - Ends: 7 Jun 2017 - Location: Westminister, United Kingdom
EUBCE 2017 - 25th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition ETA - Events - 1 month agoEUBCE 2017: 25th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, 12-15 June 2017, Stockholmsmaässan, Stockholm The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition will celebrate its 25th edition in Stockholm from 12th to 15th June 2017. As one of the world?s leading R&D conference combined with an international exhibition, the EUBCE represents the leading platform for the collection, exchange and dissemination of scientific know-how in the field of biomass. The Conference Programme will address topics from...
Starts: 12 Jun 2017 - Ends: 15 Jun 2017 - Location: Stockholm
Inaugural Global Forest Biodiversity Initiative Conference & GFBI-FECS Joint Symposium 2017: Forest Research in the Big Data Era IUFRO - Events - 1 month agoFrom 2017-09-06 to 2017-09-09, Beijing, China, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.02.07 Forests are critical in the fight against biodiversity loss and climate change. But successful policy to govern these valuable resources necessitates a fundamental understanding of forests at a global scale. Until now, the required large-scale understanding of forest ecosystems has been based on remote sensing data. We can now supplement this information with massive ground-sourced inventory data at a global scale, which...
Starts: 6 Sep 2017 - Ends: 9 Sep 2017 - Location: Beijing, China
Convention, Symposium and Workshops of the International Peatland Society (IPS): Responsible Management of Peatlands IUFRO - Events - 1 month agoFrom 2017-05-28 to 2017-05-31, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 1.01.02
Starts: 28 May 2017 - Ends: 31 May 2017 - Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom