The World Forestry Congress 2015

  • Published: 07.09.2015
  • Published by: Ivar Legallais-Korsbakken
  • 7 – 11 September 2015, Durban, South Africa

    The next World Forestry Congress will take place in 2015 in Durban, South Africa. The event will be the 14th World Forestry Congress. The first was held in Rome in 1926 and the most recent was organised in Argentina in 2009.

    The World Forestry Congress will be organised by The Food and Agriculture Organisation of UN (FAO) and The Government of South Africa. Ms Tiina Vähänen from Finland is appointed Associate Secretary General for the Congress.

    Read more at the World Forestry Congress web site

    Se announcement of appointing Associate Secretary General

    Link to program 

     

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    IFFA will slowly build up and image bank during 2017. We will gather together photos and videos from IFFA, family forestry, forest and farm producer organisations and similar subjects.

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