About Simone Massaro

Head of Web Subcommission 2018-2020
1 04, 2020

Would generations unborn benefit from forest biodiversity?

By |2020-04-01T11:31:31+02:00April 1st, 2020|Internal News|

The future of forest biodiversity is bright in the hands of young people around the world who are committed to solve one wicked problem - forest and biodiversity loss. I can still remember how excited I was the first time I saw a life Elephant in April 2019.  In the [...]

22 03, 2020

IFSA Internship at the IUFRO HQ, Vienna, Austria

By |2020-04-01T16:33:12+02:00March 22nd, 2020|Opportunities, Opportunities from Partners|

Description: For several years, the International Union of Forest Research Organisations (IUFRO), as one of IFSA’s professional partners, has been offering an internship opportunity to students from IFSA Local Committees. Each year, one student, has the opportunity to work at the IUFRO headquarters in Vienna, assisting with diverse projects [...]

22 03, 2020

IFSA at the 22nd Session of the African Forestry and Wildlife Commission

By |2020-03-22T19:38:25+01:00March 22nd, 2020|Event Reports|

Over a span of five days, 23 IFSA delegates participated at the 22nd Session of the African Forestry and Wildlife Commission (AFWC) under the theme “Forests and Wildlife: Africa’s diversity for shared prosperity and security, that was held in Skukuza, Republic of South Africa from 9th March to 13th March [...]

16 03, 2020

SERM 2020 Cancellation – COVID-19 Outbreak

By |2020-03-16T14:36:39+01:00March 16th, 2020|Internal News|

Dear all, We are deeply sorry to announce that SERM is cancelled due to reasons beyond our control. We are all aware of the current situation with the virus, and sadly none of us can make an impact on it. Our decision is supported by IFSA board, and we want to [...]

14 03, 2020

NERM 2020 Cancellation – COVID-19 Outbreak

By |2020-03-14T18:41:49+01:00March 14th, 2020|Internal News|

Dear IFSA Northern Europe and NERM 2020 Participants, our worst worries have come true: we are incredibly sorry and heartbroken to announce that NERM 2020, supposed to happen from April 13th-20th in Eberswalde (Germany), will be cancelled due to the massive outbreak of COVID-19 all over Europe. This joint [...]

14 03, 2020

CARM 2020 Cancellation – COVID-19 Outbreak

By |2020-03-14T18:36:05+01:00March 14th, 2020|Internal News|

Dear IFSA Northern America and CARM 2020 Participants, It is with heavy hearts that we must announce that CARM 2020 is cancelled.This decision was made over several days of careful consideration of the news, state and University actions, in consultation of our LC adviser, the IFSA Board, and the Dean [...]

14 03, 2020

APRM 2020 Cancellation – COVID-19 Outbreak

By |2020-03-14T17:58:00+01:00March 14th, 2020|Internal News|

Dear IFSA Asia-Pacific, It is with deep regret that we have to announce that the Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2020 (APRM 2020) in Taiwan has been cancelled. The Organizing Committee has come to this decision after consultation of the hosting university and the IFSA Board. Due to concerns over the rapid [...]

13 03, 2020

Statement on the impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak for IFSA proceedings

By |2020-03-13T09:50:58+01:00March 13th, 2020|Internal News|

Download Statement Dear IFSA Family, As most of you are aware, the outbreak of Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is causing serious discomfort in several regions of the world. This emergency is already having the expected impact on IFSA activities, considering our international nature and that most of our activities are [...]

3 03, 2020

Official of the month March 2020: Johannes Herzog

By |2020-03-12T09:19:37+01:00March 3rd, 2020|Official of the Month|

Johannes is currently the Head of Carbon Sustainability Sub-commission from the Capacity Development Commission. He has been working tiredlessly to bring sustainability to the functioning of IFSA. Furthermore, he is always high on motivation, creating a friendly and positive environment in the commission. The board wants to acknowledge his contributions [...]

27 02, 2020

Official of the month January 2020: Alina Lehikoinen

By |2020-02-27T13:03:33+01:00February 27th, 2020|Official of the Month|

The IFSA board is proud to announce the official of the month for January 2020: Alina Lehikoinen. Organizing a Conference of Parties with a change of location is certainly not easy, but nothing that catches Alina off-guard. Serving her first term as an official, Alina joined us in Estonia as [...]

6 02, 2020

Conference on Forest Governance for Ecosystem Services

By |2020-02-06T15:55:14+01:00February 6th, 2020|Open Call for Events|

Europe hosts incredible diversity. But have you ever wondered how such diverse forest ecosystems are governed? Which policies can balance the trade-offs and synergies of various types of forests? Join this Conference on Forest Governance for Ecosystem Services at the European Forest Institute (EFI) in Bonn, Germany, to learn about [...]

6 02, 2020

Exchange of Experts- Sardinia – March 2020

By |2020-02-06T15:54:32+01:00February 6th, 2020|Open Call for Events|

Dear IFSA World, from 24th March to 27th of March you have an amazing opportunity to join an International Exchange of experts on Rural Economy Development to Support and Increase Landscapes and Forests Resilience in Central in Sardinia. During 4 days, participants from across Europe will exchange experiences about effective [...]

28 01, 2020

Flixbus vouchers SERM and NERM 2020

By |2020-01-29T18:51:14+01:00January 28th, 2020|Opportunities|

You want to go to SERM or NERM, but don't want to fly and the train is too expensive? The Carbon & Sustainability Commission has an offer for you! We organized 15% off vouchers on a bus ride with FLIXBUS to support you with your environmentally friendly trip! If you [...]

17 01, 2020

Open call for applications to IFSA Development Fund

By |2020-01-18T01:16:57+01:00January 17th, 2020|Opportunities|

Dear IFSA World, The IFSA Development Fund is an internal fund gathered during Regional Meetings and other IFSA led events through fundraising activities. The fund is raised by members for other members within the IFSA Family. For this open call, we are offering partial (with the possibility of total reimbursement [...]