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IFSA representatives invited to the first UN Youth Climate Summit

[Freiburg, Germany, August 29th, 2019] – Several representatives of the International Forestry Students’ Association (IFSA) were invited by the United Nations to join the first ever UN Youth Climate Action Summit in New York City on Saturday, September 21st. As a matter of fact, 6 outstanding IFSA members were chosen [...]

By |2019-09-01T12:14:44+02:00September 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

[OPEN CALL] Host for IFSS 2021

Dear IFSA Family, Was it not always your dream to show the world your beautiful country and nature? Why not become host for the IFSS- International Forestry Students' Symposium 2021! This is an Open Call for all IFSA members (LCs) to consider this opportunity. You could share with foresters from [...]

By |2019-07-10T15:36:43+02:00July 10th, 2019|OPEN CALL, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Taking the lead in forest education discussions at the Global Landscape Forum, Bonn

By Juliet Owuor a Junior Resercher at EFi workigng on "Global Student networking and green jobs in the forest sector project - A joint EFI-IFSA-IUFRO Capacitiy Building Project". On 22-23 June 2019, stakeholders and audiences from across the globe gathered at the Maritim hotel in Bonn, Germany for the Global [...]

By |2019-07-08T09:41:18+02:00July 8th, 2019|EFI-IFSA-IUFRO, Uncategorized|0 Comments

URGENT CALL – UNEP Workshop

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 [...]

By |2019-06-25T08:27:40+02:00June 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By |2019-06-23T12:10:24+02:00June 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|3 Comments

IUFRO World Congress 2019

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 [...]

By |2019-06-08T15:56:37+02:00June 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|3 Comments

2019 Global Youth Video Competition

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 [...]

By |2019-05-28T16:34:55+02:00May 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OPEN CALL – Climate Smart Agriculture Technical Assistant

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, [...]

By |2019-05-24T18:50:42+02:00May 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Call for Agenda Proposals and RoP/Statutes Changes

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 [...]

By |2019-05-22T13:42:56+02:00May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|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, [...]