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GFIS in collaboration with the Joint IUFRO-IFSA Task Force on Forest Education and Universities from around the World have partnered to create a space dedicated to global forest-related education. Outlined here are the location, name, and link to most of the World’s forest-related Bachelor, Master and PhD programs.


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EDUCATIONS

IFSA -1 week ago

Part 2: Are European forests the first to be protected by a Legally Binding Agreement?

The last FOREST EUROPE* Expert Level Meeting (ELM) took place in Bratislava, the Slovak Republic on 19 – 20 March 2019. Expert Level Meetings represent the decision-making body during periods between Ministerial Conferences (MCs). At these meetings, the delegates of FOREST EUROPE signatories mandated by their ministries take decisions regarding the implementation of ministerial commitments, ...

EDUCATIONS

IFSA -1 week ago

Part 1: Are European forests the first to be protected by a Legally Binding Agreement?

By Daniela Tináková Signatories of FOREST EUROPE, countries within the European continent and the EU, took one step closer to adopting a Legally Binding Agreement (LBA) on Sustainable Forest Management. The Expert Level Meeting (ELM) which took place in Bratislava (Slovak Republic) on 5-6 of December 2018 resulted in adoption of the Ministerial Decision draft text. … Continue reading ...

EDUCATIONS

IUFRO -1 week ago

Summer School "COPERNICUS Sentinels: Remote sensing techniques in forestry"

Copernicus EU-ESA satellites Sentinel 1, 2 and 3 with central focus on forestry applications for mapping modelling, support to policies, measurements, multi-temporal analysis and analytics for applications at different scales. Topics will include: forest type mapping (case studies) with several Earth Observation data, integration in forest inventory, disturbances detection, phenological phases sur...

UPCOMING PROGRAM


ForestUse, Management and Conservation

Universidad Distrital
Bogota, COLOMBIA

Level: graduate

Manejo, Uso y Conservaciòn del Bosque

Universidad Distrital
Bogota, COLOMBIA

Level: Magister

BSc (Hons) in Land Management in Forestry

Waterford Institute of Technology
Waterford, IRELAND

Level: Level 8

UPCOMING ONLINE RESOURCES


Landscape Governance: Collaborating across sectors and scales

Wageningen University
Online , NETHERLANDS

Level: MOOC

Geospatial and Environmental Analysis

UC Davis
Online , UNITED STATES

Level: Intermediate