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Workshop held by the Global Peatlands Initiative with the UN environment, July 2019.

Peatlands are one of the most valuable wetland ecosystems on Earth, critical from the point of view of climate change. They provide a wide range of ecosystem services ranging from  safe drinking water, protection from flood risks and global biodiversity conservation. Covering nearly 3% of the global land surface and [...]

By |2019-07-24T14:03:48+02:00July 24th, 2019|The Tree News|0 Comments

My experience at the 14th session of United Nations forum on Forest (UNFF14)

On the 8th of April 2019, I appeared at US consulate General in Chengdu China for visa interview with much pressure as it was quite challenging to get an US visa. However, I crossed the milestone with good news and was on my way already. I was super excited to [...]

By |2019-07-14T18:51:03+02:00July 14th, 2019|The Tree News|0 Comments

My Experiences at IPBES 7

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 [...]

By |2019-07-07T10:25:57+02:00July 7th, 2019|The Tree News|0 Comments

IPBES7 Reflections

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 [...]

By |2019-07-07T10:25:51+02:00July 7th, 2019|The Tree News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By |2019-05-17T20:21:13+02:00May 17th, 2019|The Tree News|2 Comments

Earth day celebration at IFSA LC FRI.

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 [...]

By |2019-05-17T16:08:16+02:00May 17th, 2019|The Tree News|0 Comments

Meet the delegation attending UNFF14

The Major Group children and youth and IFSA are happy to have brought together a great group of 11 individuals to attend and report form UNNF14, taking place 6th - 10th of May 2019 in New York City If you would like to follow what is happening here in NYC, [...]