News from the internal elements of IFSA.

10 01, 2020

Upcoming: At its 2020 General Assembly, the IFSA Supporter and Alumni Network will elect a new Board

By |2020-01-10T13:37:28+01:00January 10th, 2020|Internal News|

Dear IFSA world and Alumni, the SAN is the supportive association of IFSA. Therefore, the SAN has two functions – to manage IFSA’s Supporting members (the S) and to coordinate its Alumni (the A). This year, at its 2020 General Assembly, the members of the SAN will have the chance [...]

10 01, 2020

Participation to the GYBN consultative youth leadership meeting for post-2020 as an IFSA Representative

By |2020-01-10T03:56:20+01:00January 10th, 2020|Event Reports, Internal News|

On the first week of November, the Global Youth Biodiversity Network (GYBN) consultative youth leadership meeting for the post-2020 took place in Paris. There were representatives from different youth organizations and movements. The aim was to build a global youth alliance and discuss how we can all work together in [...]

6 01, 2020

IFSA delegation to COP25

By |2020-03-20T12:09:44+01:00January 6th, 2020|Event Reports, Internal News|

Hello dear IFSA family! I am Sarah Wertz from the IFSA Gembloux-Belgium LC. I got the opportunity to be part of the IFSA delegation for the second week of the 25th Conference Of the Parties in Madrid. During that week there were plenty of conferences and side events to attend. [...]

9 12, 2019

GLF Luxembourg 2019: IFSA engagement

By |2020-01-01T16:19:10+01:00December 9th, 2019|Event Reports|

From November 28th to November 30th back-to-back conferences on sustainable finance took place in Luxembourg, the UNEP FI Regional Roundtable Europe on November 28th and 29th, and the Global Landscapes Forum 4th annual Investment Case Symposium on the 30th. Additionally, the GLF organized a youth workshop on sustainable finance on [...]

9 12, 2019

APEF Portugal

By |2020-01-12T08:53:35+01:00December 9th, 2019|Internal News, LC News|

Activities this Autumn: Barbecues: We had our traditional barbecues near the forestry building to improve the IFSA spirit between forestry students and professors, teachers. Seminars: This Autumn we had three seminars which were - falconry hunting in Portugal on the 18th of November, and the other two were about the [...]

9 12, 2019

LC Thessaloniki (Greece)

By |2020-01-05T15:59:17+01:00December 9th, 2019|Internal News, LC News|

Hello IFSA family, Greetings from LC Thessaloniki, Greece! Although winter is almost here for most European countries, we still have some summer to share…and also some news! 😊 First things first, we’re in the process of changing our LC’s logo! Our friend from LC Brașov, @Alex Stainbok, created some beautiful [...]

9 12, 2019

LC BOKU (Austria)

By |2020-01-05T15:59:17+01:00December 9th, 2019|Internal News, LC News|

SoINNOVember with IFSA BOKU SoINNOVember was closely linked to Social Innovation in Marginalised Rural Areas (= SIMRA) with a special focus on forest-based ventures. In this European project we found not only an inspiring research concept, but also great examples for Social Innovation all over Europe including the promotion and [...]

9 12, 2019

LC Bern (Switzerland)

By |2020-01-05T15:59:18+01:00December 9th, 2019|Internal News, LC News|

This past year was pretty intense with the “Forstverein” (meaning Forest Association) in Bern. To start on a local note, the association set up a bar and members are now working to quench the thirst of other students at every party held at the university to introduce the association to [...]

9 12, 2019

AUSF Firenze

By |2020-01-05T15:59:19+01:00December 9th, 2019|Internal News, LC News|

Summary of the main activities organized in the year 2019. Participation in the seminar « Arboretum around the world » 4-5.10.2019. Coffee break with home made cakes at the University garden » 24.09.2019. LC presentation on Welcome day at the university » 17.09.2019. AUSF ITALIA assembly in Molise  » 22-26.07.2019. Seminar about [...]

4 11, 2019

GGSC Forum in Shanghai 2019: Youth Voice for Legal and Sustainable Supply Chains (LSSC) Initiative

By |2019-11-11T17:31:20+01:00November 4th, 2019|Event Reports|

Private sector contribution as key stakeholder to support Global Green Supply Chains network. Photo: CTWDPA The international forum, “Together towards Global Green Supply Chains - a Forest Products Industry Initiative”, took place in Shanghai on 22-23 October 2019. The event was organized by the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) in [...]

21 10, 2019

IFSA at the GGSC Forum in Shanghai

By |2020-01-23T18:36:45+01:00October 21st, 2019|Event Reports, Press Statements|

[Shanghai, 21.10.2019] The International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) invited a students’ delegation of the International Forestry Students‘ Association (IFSA) to Shanghai, where a 4-days International Forum is being held to promote the concept of green supply chains. The forum is a response to recent research showing that the gap between [...]

4 10, 2019

IFSA Delegation to European Forestry Institute (EFI) Annual Conference

By |2019-11-11T17:31:20+01:00October 4th, 2019|Event Reports|

  Hey! I'm Fergus Price (Left) and recently I got the opportunity to attend the European Forestry Institute (EFI) annual conference and scientific seminar in Aberdeen on the 18th and 19th of September. I attended alongside the Liaison Officer (LO) for EFI Ján Matúš Urbančík (Right). The European Forestry Institute [...]