FAO Rome Climate conference 17-18 October 2017

FAO will organise a conference on sustainable Forestry and Climate change in Rome 17-18 October 2017

  • Published: 17.10.2017
  • Published by: Ivar Legallais-Korsbakken
  • Tags: #FAO  # Climate  # conference 
  • The theme will be: "sustainable Wood for a sustainable world" and the key messages are: sustainable forest products to haltering deforestation, for mitigation climate change and store carbon, as well as improving livelihoods, and promoting for more sustainable consumption.

    The conference will be hosted by the FAO department of Climate, biodiversity, land and water headed by René Castro. Approximately 200 participants from governmental and private sector, including small and medium enterprises, international organizations, relevant research organizations and civil Society are expected to join the conference.

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    IFFA at European Forest Week

    Published: 19.11.2017

    Click on the picture and see the Forestry week videohttps://youtu.be/5BEjb2xaJPUSee the European Forestry week videoRead more about the European Forestry Week

    http://www.fao.org/about/meetings/european-forest-week/en/

    As part of the European Forest Week 9-13 October 2017, under the theme of "Forests, our common good” IFFA was invited to speak on a Side-Event arranged by Forest and Farm Facility and FAO.

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  • Building image bank

    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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