A workshop on “Policies and programs which encourage production of timber from family forest and small producers” will be organized by IFFA in Oslo, Norway, 20-21 October 2015.
After the workshop, there is an optional two days excursion in Norway and Sweden.
The workshop is hosted by the Norwegian Forest Owners’ Federation in collaboration with IFFA and the Forest and Farm Facility.
All IFFA members and G3 and FFF partners are invited.
Please register your interest as soon as possible, and not later than 25 September, to
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +47.900.36.471 for more information.
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.
Design mechanism to support sustainable wood
- Identify and design mechanisms that recognise the multiple benefit that sustainable forest management and sustainable wood hade in communities, improving livelihood and cost-effective carbon sequestration and climate change mitigation.
Halt deforestation and increase forest area
Strengthening small-scale forest producers and their organisation may halt deforestation and increase forest area.
The conference “Halt deforestation and increase forest area” was held in Rome 20-22 February 2018
The conference was a joint initiative between FAO and the Collaborative Partnership of Forests.