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 forest-related disciplines.

Through IFSA’s strong partnership with IUFRO, we will be coordinating a comprehensive student program at this World Congress, including mentorship programs, sub-plenaries, and student trainings, and sharing the IFSA spirt!
IFSA is pleased to offer up to 15 registration places free of charge, in exchange for delegates volunteering at the event. Please note that delegates will have to cover their own travel and accommodation costs and are encouraged to seek their own financial support to attend. 
To apply to be part of IFSA’s delegation, please fill out this application form by no later than Sunday 14th July, 2019. 
To apply, you will need:
– Letter of support from your LC President (PDF)
– Statement about your motivation to attend (maximum 600 characters)

For more information please contact: IFSA LO IUFRO: David Ayoola Shanowo
[email protected]

IFSA Head of Forestry Education and Training: Sarah Dickson-Hoyle
[email protected]