Events https://fornis.net/events/7 en Call for Expressions of Interest for an IUFRO-SPDC Online Training Workshop on Systematic Evidence Evaluation on Forest Landscape Restoration to be held in October 2020. https://fornis.net/content/call-expressions-interest-iufro-spdc-online-training-workshop-systematic-evidence <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Call for Expressions of Interest for an IUFRO-SPDC Online Training Workshop on Systematic Evidence Evaluation on Forest Landscape Restoration to be held in October 2020. </span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Mon, 2020-10-12 - Fri, 2020-10-16 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 07/31/2020 - 04:59</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Online Workshop</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The training workshop will be conducted by the University of Oxford, SPDC’s partner in organising systematic review training workshops for the forest science community.</p> <p> </p> <p>Interested scientists are encouraged to register for this online training workshop.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-fund field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Funding bodies</div> <div class="field__item">IUFRO</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://www.iufro.org/science/special/spdc/tw/seecourse/">https://www.iufro.org/science/special/spdc/tw/seecourse/</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> Fri, 31 Jul 2020 04:59:09 +0000 abladesteven 781 at https://fornis.net 4th World Teak Conference 2020 https://fornis.net/content/4th-world-teak-conference-2020 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">4th World Teak Conference 2020</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Mon, 2020-08-24 - Thu, 2020-08-27 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Sun, 01/26/2020 - 11:50</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Accra, Ghana</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p>Ms. Valerie Fumey Nasah<br /> Forestry Commission, Ghana<br /> <strong>Email</strong>: <a href="mailto:valfn2003@yahoo.co.uk">valfn2003@yahoo.co.uk</a></p> <p>Dr. Thulasidas P. K. <br /> TEAKNET Coordinator, India<br /> <strong>Email</strong>: <a href="mailto:coordinator@teaknet.org">coordinator@teaknet.org</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-upload field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">upload</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><table data-striping="1"> <thead> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://fornis.net/sites/default/files/2020-01/4th_WTC_2020-1st_Announcment.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1746500">4th_WTC_2020-1st_Announcment.pdf</a></span> </td> <td>1.67 MB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-fund field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Funding bodies</div> <div class="field__item">IUFRO, ITTO, FAO, TEAKNET, Forestry Commission </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> <a href="/taxonomy/term/816" hreflang="en">WTC</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/817" hreflang="en">World Teak Conference</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/246" hreflang="en">teak</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/689" hreflang="en">conference</a> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 11:50:30 +0000 abladesteven 779 at https://fornis.net Call for Nominations: Young African Forestry Professionals https://fornis.net/content/call-nominations-young-african-forestry-professionals <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Call for Nominations: Young African Forestry Professionals</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Sun, 2020-08-23 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 08/18/2020 - 14:08</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Do you think your career story can inspire others to take up forestry profession in Africa? Are you making an impact in the society as a current student of Forestry in Africa? Are you an outstanding early career professional in the forest sector in Africa?</p> <p> </p> <p>If your answer is in affirmative to any of the questions above, then the “Young African Forestry Professionals Publication (YAFP)” project is looking for you. The project is collecting information through a survey which will be followed by interviews of successful candidates. The YAFP would like to share your inspiring stories with a wide range of audiences on the Africa continent through a book to be published and distributed widely.</p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-resources field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Associated resources</div> <div class="field__item"><p><img alt="YAFP" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="7e4cbc2d-9e4d-4afc-bfd9-27a217d1a2e7" src="/sites/default/files/images/14VyrHwnCwIq-Yl7CqhjJMKNUTNkguV5x%3Ds2048.jpg" class="align-center" /></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-fund field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Funding bodies</div> <div class="field__item">YAFP, IUFRO</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd_HRCNRg6ziB76mIg6WqTGmYxAzVYT1ZqCi2YE1NZ7B5X_Eg/viewform">https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd_HRCNRg6ziB76mIg6WqTGmYxAzVY…</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:08:42 +0000 abladesteven 782 at https://fornis.net Regional Launch Of The Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 Takes Place in Accra https://fornis.net/content/regional-launch-global-sustainable-development-report-2019-takes-place-accra <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Regional Launch Of The Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 Takes Place in Accra</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Thu, 2019-10-31 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 11/04/2019 - 14:56</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">United Nations Information Center,<br /> Accra - Ghana</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://ghana.un.org/en/23187-regional-launch-global-sustainable-development-report-2019-takes-place-accra">https://ghana.un.org/en/23187-regional-launch-global-sustainable-develo…</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> Mon, 04 Nov 2019 14:56:43 +0000 abladesteven 774 at https://fornis.net Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Accra 2019 https://fornis.net/content/global-landscapes-forum-glf-accra-2019 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Accra 2019</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Tue, 2019-10-29 - Wed, 2019-10-30 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 10/14/2019 - 10:59</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Accra International Conference Center (AICC),<br /> Accra - Ghana</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h2><strong>GLF Accra 2019: Restoring Africa's Landscapes – Uniting actions from above and below</strong></h2> <p>Join leaders and policy makers from across Africa, scientists, representatives from corporate and finance sectors, indigenous communities, youth and women’s groups, global media, and tens of thousands around the world participating in the GLF Digital Edition.</p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><h3><strong>GENERAL INQUIRIES</strong></h3> <p>Kamal Prawiranegara<br /> GLF Global Coordinator<br /> <a href="mailto:k.prawiranegara@cgiar.org">k.prawiranegara@cgiar.org</a></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://events.globallandscapesforum.org/accra-2019/">https://events.globallandscapesforum.org/accra-2019/</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 10:59:46 +0000 abladesteven 772 at https://fornis.net FORNESSA Side Event At XXV IUFRO World Congress https://fornis.net/content/fornessa-side-event-xxv-iufro-world-congress <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">FORNESSA Side Event At XXV IUFRO World Congress</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Sat, 2019-10-05 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:08</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">XXV IUFRO World Congress <br /> Curitiba, Brazil<br /> Room 14 - Wing 2</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>All FORNESSA members</strong> <strong>present </strong>at the <strong>XXV IUFRO World Congress in Curitiba, Brazil </strong>are kindly entreated to be present at this meeting. The meeting is scheduled to <strong>start at 12:00 and end at 14:00. </strong></p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p><strong>Contact Person:</strong> Dr. Ernest Foli<br /> <strong>Email:</strong> <a href="mailto:efoli@hotmail.com">efoli@hotmail.com</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-upload field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">upload</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><table data-striping="1"> <thead> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://fornis.net/sites/default/files/2019-09/XXV%20IUFRO%20Congress%20FORNESSA%20Meeting_Draft%20Agenda.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=620889">XXV IUFRO Congress FORNESSA Meeting_Draft Agenda.pdf</a></span> </td> <td>606.34 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-fund field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Funding bodies</div> <div class="field__item">FORNESSA</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><span><a href="http://iufro2019.com/side-events/"><span>http://iufro2019.com/side-events/</span></a></span></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> <a href="/taxonomy/term/812" hreflang="en">Side Events</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/436" hreflang="en">IUFRO</a> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:08:02 +0000 abladesteven 770 at https://fornis.net FLR Snapshot Analysis Side Event - IUFRO 2019 https://fornis.net/content/flr-snapshot-analysis-side-event-iufro-2019 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">FLR Snapshot Analysis Side Event - IUFRO 2019</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Tue, 2019-10-01 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Sun, 09/29/2019 - 15:15</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Curitiba, Brazil. </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>Time:</strong> 17:30 - 20:30</p> <p><strong>Venue:</strong> EXPO UNIMED, Curitiba - Brazil</p> <p><img alt="Event Outline" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="7f2a3037-20c9-40f7-b33e-019a0e2d3c4f" src="/sites/default/files/images/image004.png" /></p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p>Janice Burns<strong> </strong>- <a href="mailto:burns@iufro.org">burns@iufro.org</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-upload field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">upload</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><table data-striping="1"> <thead> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-image-png file--image"> <a href="https://fornis.net/sites/default/files/2019-09/image006.png" type="image/png; length=493144">image006.png</a></span> </td> <td>481.59 KB</td> </tr> <tr class="even"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-image-png file--image"> <a href="https://fornis.net/sites/default/files/2019-09/image004.png" type="image/png; length=819623">image004.png</a></span> </td> <td>800.41 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-fund field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Funding bodies</div> <div class="field__item">IUFRO</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://www.iufro.org/science/special/spdc/netw/flrcong/">https://www.iufro.org/science/special/spdc/netw/flrcong/</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> Sun, 29 Sep 2019 15:15:39 +0000 abladesteven 771 at https://fornis.net XXV IUFRO World Congress 2019 https://fornis.net/content/xxv-iufro-world-congress-2019 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">XXV IUFRO World Congress 2019</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Sun, 2019-09-29 - Sat, 2019-10-05 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/3" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">sbritwum</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 05/30/2018 - 20:02</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Curitiba, Brazil</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Congress Title: <strong>"Forest Research and Cooperation for Sustainable Development"</strong></p> <p><strong>Congress Themes</strong></p> <ul> <li>Forests for People</li> <li>Forests and Climate Change</li> <li>Forests and Forest Products for a Greener Future</li> <li>Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Biological Invasions</li> <li>Forests, Soil and Water Interactions</li> </ul> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="mailto:info@iufro2019.com"><strong>info@iufro2019.com</strong></a></p> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="https://www.iufro.org/events/congresses/2019/">https://www.iufro.org/events/congresses/2019/</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Other Information</a> Wed, 30 May 2018 20:02:56 +0000 sbritwum 738 at https://fornis.net XXV IUFRO World Congress https://fornis.net/content/xxv-iufro-world-congress <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">XXV IUFRO World Congress</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Sun, 2019-09-29 - Sat, 2019-10-05 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/294" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">abladesteven</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 04/29/2019 - 15:42</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Curitiba, Brazil</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><span><span><strong>XXV IUFRO World Congress</strong> - </span> <span> <strong> Forest Research and Cooperation for Sustainable Development </strong> </span> </span></p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p><strong>MCI Brasil</strong><br /> Rua George Ohm, 230, 19ºa,<br /> Torre A, São Paulo, Brazil<br /> <a href="https://www.mcibrasil.com.br">www.mcibrasil.com.br</a></p> <p>+55 (41) 3675-3540<br /> <a href="mailto:info@iufro2019.com">info@iufro2019.com</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-wwwurl field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Website</div> <div class="field__item"><p><a href="http://iufro2019.com/">http://iufro2019.com/</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Forest Products Utilisation and Trade</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:42:08 +0000 abladesteven 768 at https://fornis.net International scientific conference: "African forest-related policy and politics" https://fornis.net/content/international-scientific-conference-african-forest-related-policy-and-politics <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">International scientific conference: &quot;African forest-related policy and politics&quot;</span> <strong>Date: </strong> <span class="event-dates"> Mon, 2018-09-24 - Thu, 2018-09-27 <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/281" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">rprueller</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 11/08/2017 - 14:32</span> <div class="field field--name-field-loc field--type-string-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field__label">Location</div> <div class="field__item">Yaoundé, Cameroon</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>CALL FOR ABSTRACTS</strong> - SAVE THE DATE</p> <p>The University of Göttingen, Germany and the University of Dschang, Cameroon, announce the first IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations) social sciences conference on "African forest-related policy and politics". This international and inter-disciplinary scientific conference aims to advance cutting edge knowledge on the emergence and evolution of African forest-related policy and politics. The conference will take place in Yaoundé from 24 to 27 September 2018, with the support of the Commission of Central African Forests (COMIFAC).</p> <p>Proposals for oral presentations, sessions and posters should explicitly refer to at least one of the ten following selected conference sub-themes: 1) Nature conservation policies; 2) Forest and climate change; 3) political economy of deforestation; 4) Forest lands and agricultural commodities; 5) Biodiversity and market-based instruments; 6) Transnational and decentralized forest governance; 7) Development, social equity and sustainability; 8) Forest concessions; 9) Ecotourism and forest recreation; 10) Livelihoods and Non-timber forest products.</p> <p>Please <strong>SUBMIT</strong> your <strong>ABSTRACTS</strong> (maximum 300 words) to <strong><a href="mailto:iufroyaounde2018@gwdg.de">iufroyaounde2018@gwdg.de</a></strong> before <strong>January 26, 2018</strong>. The scientific committee will transmit their decision by March 5, 2018. Authors of the selected abstracts will be invited to submit their full manuscripts to the conference organizers by July 12, 2018. A selection of best manuscripts, if approved by a rigorous peer-review, will be published in a special issue of the journal, Forest Policy and Economics (Elsevier).</p> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-contactinfo field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contact info</div> <div class="field__item"><p>Main organizers:</p> <p>University of Göttingen, Germany: Dr. Symphorien Ongolo, Chair of Forest and Nature Conservation Policy; <a href="mailto:songolo@uni-goettingen.de">songolo@uni-goettingen.de</a></p> <p>IUFRO Unit 9.05: Dr. Lukas Giessen, Forest Policy and Economics (Elsevier), Editor-in-Chief; <a href="mailto:lukas.giessen@efi.int">lukas.giessen@efi.int</a></p> <p>University of Dschang: Prof. Martin Tchamba, Department of Forestry; <a href="mailto:mtchamba@univ-dschang.org">mtchamba@univ-dschang.org</a></p> </div> </div> <a href="/taxonomy/term/6" hreflang="en">Forest Policy and Governance</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/5" hreflang="en">Forests and Climate Change</a> / <a href="/taxonomy/term/7" hreflang="en">Forests and Poverty Alleviation</a> Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:32:54 +0000 rprueller 725 at https://fornis.net