Deadline forest hero nomination
Published by: Ivar Legallais-Korsbakken
As we enter the second half of the International Year of Forest 2011, the United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat announces the launching of the Forest Heroes Programme and Awards.
The programme aims to recognize the efforts of everyday people who tirelessly work towards sustaining, protecting, and developing our forests.
Deadline for submitting nominations is 1st September 2011.
Read the UNFF announcement
Download Forest Heroes Nomination Form 2011
Read Forest Heroes Overview
Link to Forest Heroes on Forests-I-Forum
Peter deMarsh air Flight victim
On Sunday the 9 of Marsh 2019 died in the crash of an air flight between Addis Abeba and Nairobi on his way to an IFFA conference on Family Forestry and Climate Change.
Peter deMarsh was President of the International Family Forest Alliance IFFA, since 2011.
Committed to international communication
IFFA is committed to the development and implementation of international communication strategies.
This was the main message when IFFA chair Peter deMarsh addressed the United Nations Forum on forests. The 13th session of the forum was held in New York 7 to 11 May 2018.