Announcements of the latest, upcoming and future events within IFSA.

21 08, 2021

[Open Call] for UNFCCC COP-26 and COY-16

By |2021-08-26T14:31:22+02:00August 21st, 2021|Event Annoucements|

Open call for UNFCCC COP-26 and COY-16 COY-16: 28 October - 31 October 2021 COP-26: 31st October - 12th November Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflkL9vyxREwQxJElS2r72Cz_d0zY8brj-rYrjVtspliwkf5A/viewform IFSA’s UNFCCC Sub-commission is happy to announce that the application period for COY-16 and COP-26 is now open! The open call will close on 27 August 2021. [...]

27 06, 2021

[FAO] Forest data and free open-source solutions for Climate Action

By |2021-06-27T14:27:14+02:00June 27th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities|

A robust national forest monitoring system (NFMS) enables countries to align their forest policies with up-to-date, reliable, transparent and accessible information. NFMS knowledge and results support countries in their efforts to build confidence in climate actions, and increase the effectiveness and transparency of those actions under the Paris Agreement. [...]

22 06, 2021

[Open Call] Abstract for the XV World Forestry Congress

By |2021-06-22T13:19:01+02:00June 22nd, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities, Other posts|

Calling all youth! The deadline to submit your abstract for a paper or poster is 30 June 2021 – submit your work to contribute to engaging discussions which will shape the future of forests.  Congress speakers will be chosen from accepted voluntary contributions. Stay tuned for sponsorship opportunities! #WFC2021Korea [...]

8 06, 2021

[Open Call] Delegate for International Conference on Forest Education (ICFE)

By |2021-06-14T13:42:51+02:00June 8th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Open Call for Events, Opportunities|

IFSA has the privilege to hold a double breakout session at the International Conference on Forest Education (ICFE) happening from June 22 - 24, organized by FAO, IUFRO, ITTO, CIFOR/ICRAF and the Secretariats of UNFF and UNFCCC. The organizers have the ambition that this conference will be a defining [...]

27 05, 2021

WORLD FOOD FORUM TRANSFORMATIVE RESEARCH CHALLENGE

By |2021-05-27T06:38:22+02:00May 27th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities|

💡 Do you have a research idea to create a better food future?  Get your friends and colleagues together to form a team and show the world what you've got with our Transformative Research Challenge!  💡Calling all young and aspiring researchers: do you have a research idea that [...]

16 05, 2021

OPEN CALL for Delegates in Forest Harvest: Community-Based NTFP Enterprises Forum (CBNE Forum)

By |2021-05-16T14:17:22+02:00May 16th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Open Call for Events, Opportunities, Other posts|

Would you like to be part of a digital IFSA delegation and/or volunteer in the organizing team at an international forestry event on Non-timber forest products? Are you interested in communications, social media coverage of a conference, language support, or technology-based problem-solving? Then this open call may hold several [...]

12 05, 2021

ThinkForest Webinar: Role of Science in Supporting Policymaking: A Post COVID World

By |2021-05-12T20:35:59+02:00May 12th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Learning, Opportunities from Partners|

ThinkForest Webinar: Role of Science in Supporting Policymaking: A Post COVID World This ThinkForest webinar will take place on May 20th, 2021 at 9:30 am UTC+2. ThinkForest is a high-level science-policy forum that brings together policymakers, the scientific community, and stakeholders to build bridges on pan-European forest and bioeconomy [...]

6 05, 2021

The 20th Commonwealth Forestry Conference

By |2021-05-06T15:38:42+02:00May 6th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities|

Would you like to present your thesis/study work to an international professional audience, be part of a delegation of IFSA students from around the world, or volunteer in the organizing team at an international forestry conference? Then this opportunity may interest you! IFSA will engage at the 20th Commonwealth Forestry [...]

18 04, 2021

Taking Stock of Global Capacity for Ecosystem Restoration: The deadline has been extended!

By |2021-04-18T22:09:21+02:00April 18th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities, Other posts|

Taking Stock of Global Capacity for Ecosystem Restoration : The deadline to complete the survey has been extended to 30 April! To prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 2021-2030 as the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. When the strategy guiding this UN [...]

18 03, 2021

Join UNFF MGCY tomorrow for the Special in Celebration of the International Day of Forests 2021

By |2021-03-18T19:14:06+01:00March 18th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities, Other posts|

Join UNFF MGCY tomorrow for the  Special in Celebration of the International Day of Forests 2021. Let us raise the profile of forests on the international, national and regional agendas together! The event will take place between 10am and 1pm EST and will be broadcast live on UN Web TV [...]

15 03, 2021

TFD – Exploring viewpoints on Climate Positive Forest Products

By |2021-03-18T13:58:16+01:00March 15th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities, Opportunities from Partners, Other posts|

A long-time IFSA collaborator, The Forests Dialogue (TFD) based out of Yale University, is looking to connect with students who study mass timber building materials or climate-positive forest products more broadly. Read a brief description of the new TFD initiative below and reach out to [stella] and Luca [[email protected]] with [...]

13 03, 2021

DIGITAL FORUM: Nature at the heart of a global circular bioeconomy

By |2021-03-18T13:27:35+01:00March 13th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Opportunities, Opportunities from Partners, Other posts|

On 19 March 2021 at 12:00-16:15 UTC, EFI, the recently-merged Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and World Agroforestry (ICRAF), and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, in collaboration with the Global Landscape Forum (GLF) and the Sustainable Markets Initiative Circular Bioeconomy Alliance (SMI CBA), will host the world's first conference [...]

4 03, 2021

Forest data for climate action-FAO Webinar

By |2021-03-04T10:10:57+01:00March 4th, 2021|Event Annoucements, Learning, Opportunities|

FAO Webinar - Forest data for climate action: the importance of legal and institutional frameworks Forests, and forest monitoring in particular, are critical to ensuring that countries stay on target with emission reduction goals within the framework of the Paris Agreement. A robust National Forest Monitoring Systems (NFMS) can [...]

1 03, 2021

Forest Education Video Campaign

By |2021-03-02T11:30:04+01:00March 1st, 2021|Event Annoucements, Open Call for Events, Opportunities, Opportunities from Partners|

Forest Education Video Campaign The Global Forest Education Project seeks students, teachers, professors, and school administrators to help us promote its work on social media by doing the following: Using a phone or other video recording equipment, take a short video (less than 30 seconds) of yourself. Start with [...]

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