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7 07, 2019

My Experiences at IPBES 7

By |2019-11-11T17:10:34+01:00July 7th, 2019|Other posts|

The seventh session of the Intergovernmental Science-policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem services (IPBES 7); was the first Science-policy interface conference I ever attended!  I was one of International Forestry Student Association delegation. It is my most memorable experience! IPBES  aims to assess the state of biodiversity and of the [...]

7 07, 2019

IPBES7 Reflections

By |2019-11-11T17:10:35+01:00July 7th, 2019|Other posts|

Being an observer at the Intergovernmental Plenary session on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES7) was an awesome experience. It was a great privilege to learn and meet a network of equally passionate scholars, researchers and environmental enthusiasts. In addition, this experience was the closest I have been to a science [...]

30 06, 2019


By |2019-11-11T17:46:11+01:00June 30th, 2019|Other posts|

Dear IFSA World! Have you been waiting for your day to contribute in IFSA? If it’s a yes, then we have good news for you! Showcase your passion and dedication at IFSS by being a “Record Keeper” or “Helping with external communication” at IFSS 2019 Key duties and responsibilities: “Keeping [...]

25 06, 2019


By |2019-11-11T17:46:12+01:00June 25th, 2019|Other posts|

Are you interested in peatlands? You are based in the Asia-Pacific Region? You would like to work with expert scientists on an interesting and important issue? Then take the chance and apply for one of the 2 spots available! This interdisciplinary workshop is held by the Global Peatland Initiative within [...]

23 06, 2019

IFSA delegation at XXV IUFRO World Congress – applications now open!

By |2019-11-11T17:46:12+01:00June 23rd, 2019|Other posts|

The 25th IUFRO World Congress will be held in Curitiba, Brazil from September 29 to October 5, 2019, with the theme of ‘Forest Research and Cooperation for Sustainable Development’. This event is the largest international forest science congress, and will bring together thousands of scientists working across a diversity of [...]

8 06, 2019

IUFRO World Congress 2019

By |2019-11-11T17:46:12+01:00June 8th, 2019|Other posts|

The IUFRO World Congress is a pinnacle forestry event in 2019 and gathers together hundreds of scientists, policy makers and civil society organizations to discuss major topics on the international forestry agenda. The congress also attracts a large following of young scientists, professionals and forestry students who represent new and [...]

28 05, 2019

2019 Global Youth Video Competition

By |2019-11-11T17:46:13+01:00May 28th, 2019|Other posts|

Description: Young people from around the world are encouraged to submit videos for the 2019 Global Youth Video Competition showcasing positive solutions on three themes: Nature-based Solutions for Food and Human Health; Cities and Local Action to Combat Climate Change; and Nature-Based Solutions to balance the use of land for [...]

24 05, 2019

OPEN CALL – Climate Smart Agriculture Technical Assistant

By |2019-11-11T17:46:13+01:00May 24th, 2019|Other posts|

Dear IFSAWORLD, The FAO Regional Office of Africa, Forestry and Climate Change Unit is currently looking for a Climate Smart Agriculture Technical Assistant. Candidates will be assessed against the following minimum requirements:    National of Ghana or in possession of a valid work permit in the country Advanced degree (Master’s Degree, [...]

22 05, 2019

Call for Agenda Proposals and RoP/Statutes Changes

By |2019-11-11T17:46:13+01:00May 22nd, 2019|Other posts|

Dear IFSA World, In preparation for the 30th GA that we'll be held in during IFSS 2019 in Estonia the board is working on the agenda. You'll in this page the call for proposals, the drafts for the Agenda and the editable current Statute and RoP. Call-for-Agenda_statutes_proposals_2019Download Draft1-IFSA-2019-GA-AgendaDownload Draft2-IFSA-GA-2019-Agenda-Download pdf version [...]

17 05, 2019

Do Not Close the Door When It Is Still Open: The Ghana IDF 2019 Experience

By |2020-07-24T10:20:36+02:00May 17th, 2019|Other posts|

Information begets inspiration, inspiration creates aspiration, aspiration leads to action and action brings about actualization. The story of a passionate forester from Nigeria who participated in the Africa Climate Week 2019/ International Day of Forest at Accra, Ghana in March 2019. Earlier in 2018 I received an email through the [...]

17 05, 2019

Earth day celebration at IFSA LC FRI.

By |2019-11-11T17:10:36+01:00May 17th, 2019|Other posts|

Earth day is celebrated annually around the world by demonstrating healthy awareness activities to prove that we can make the world a better place to live in. IFSA LC FRI, Dehradun made it a point to celebrate Earth Day in its very first term (2017-2018) and through it, sent a [...]

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