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Forests & Sustainable Development


CBD -2 weeks ago

Loss of fauna in tropical forests impedes achieving Sustainable Development Goals

The current loss of biological diversity is unprecedented and species extinctions exceed the estimated background rate many times over. Coinciding with increasing human domination and alteration of the natural world, this loss in abundance and diversity is especially pronounced with - but not limited to - fauna in the tropics....

IUFRO -2 weeks ago

Forests, Trees and Eradication of Poverty: A GFEP Global Assessment Report: UNFF16 Side event

Poverty is one of the most significant challenges facing humanity. Globally, one out of every 10 people lives in extreme poverty, and if the current trend continues, the number of hungry people will reach 840 million or one-ninth of the world's population by 2030. Poverty eradication is, therefore, at the top of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, "Goal 1: End Poverty in al...

timberbiz -4 weeks ago

Sustainability Reporting: Opportunities & Obligations Webinar

The next webinar in a series by Forests & Wood Products Australia (FWPA) will be held on 21 April at 4pm to outline the global sustainability agenda, the challenges and opportunities this presents for the forest sector. The webinar is free to attend. Source: Timberbiz The webinar will include a brief presentation on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the Forest Sector Roadmap...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Durreen Shahnaz, 21 September - Keynote speech

Durreen Shahnaz, Founder and CEO IIX (Impact Investment Exchange). "Challenges of unlocking capital for women, disadvantaged communities and the environment in innovative and effective ways" - 21 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees an...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Dolors Armenteras, 18 September - Keynote speech

Dolors Armenteras, Professor, National University of Colombia. "Are inequalities the real challenge in future development research?: perspectives from the global south" - 18 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agroforestry science...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Elisabeth Simelton, 16 September - Keynote speech

Elisabeth Simelton, Climate Change Scientist and CCAFS Project Manager. "Framework for NBS in agricultural landscapes" - 16 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agroforestry science for transformational change” drew more than 520...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Michael Quin Patton, 16 September - Keynote speech

Michael Quin Patton, Independent organizational development and program evaluation consultant, and former president of the American Evaluation Association. "The Human-Nature Connection" - 16 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agr...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Karen Holl, 15 September - Keynote speech

Karen Holl, Professor of environmental studies, University of California, Santa Cruz. "Improving outcomes of initiatives to restore tree cover" - 15 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agroforestry science for transformational cha...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Duncan MacQueen, 15 September - Keynote speech

Duncan MacQueen, Team Leader, Forest and Prosperity Team International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). "Organization for prosperity and resilience.Innovations in smallholder’s forest and farm producer organization (FFPO) business models" - 15 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal c...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Maryam Rahmanian, 14 September - Keynote speech

Maryam Rahmanian, Independent expert on issues related to biodiversity and agroecology. 14 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agroforestry science for transformational change” drew more than 520 participants from 69 countries a...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Holger Meinke, 14 September - Keynote speech

Holger Meinke, Strategic Research Professor for Global Food Sustainability, University of Tasmania, Australia. "Quality of research for development - foundations of a high-achieving, impact-focused culture" - 14 September 2020. *** From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “...

CIFOR -2 months ago

FTA 2020 Science Conference - Lian Pin Koh, 21 September - Keynote speech

Lian Pin Koh, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore. "Reforestation may not be a cheap fix for climate change" - 21 September 2020 From 14 to 25 September 2020, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) ran its decadal conference. The fully digital conference, titled “Forest, trees and agroforestry science for transformational c...

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