Tag: # Faces

65 years old Nepalese manages model farm

In the prosject Family Forestry Faces, there is published a "face" from Nepal

Family forestry in Norway through the eyes of the “Forest queen” – Jannicke Modell Røhmen

 Organizing forest owners, especially women in Norway has had great influence in creating a sustainable forest industry. Local forest cooperatives have also led to closer and constructive communication with the government, resulting in positive development of the forest industry throughout the country.

New Family Forestry Faces

IFFA has published new stories of Family Forestry Faces at the Story / Issue section of the web-site

65 years old Nepalese manages model farm

Forest and family forestry is a significant source of income for families in Nepal

Ogiek gives face to Kenyan Forest

"Removing a community inside the forest, is like removing fish from the water", Wilson Memusi,Ogiek Elder,Kenya

Family Forestry Faces Project

Family forestry is not only the forest, but the people who lives in and lives of the forestry as well.

The Inspiring Story of Felix Finkbeiner Planegg/Germany

We are never too young to teach a lesson nor too old to learn one…
Have you heard about Felix Finkbeiner from Bavaria/Germany?

Mikael and Heli, practicians of multiple use forestry

From Helsinki 100 km east you find the town of Lovisa, an area with active agriculture and forestry. One of the many tenders of the privately owned, beautiful rural landscapes in that region is Mikael Nygård (47) on his farm.

The impressing story of the family von Alvensleben

Since centuries the family von Alvensleben is known for their strong ties to their forestland possessions near the city of Magdeburg/Germany.

Family Forestry Faces

Family Forestry Faces Project

Family forestry is not only the forest, but the people who lives in and lives of the forestry as well.

Behind every forest there is families and faces. IFFA will expose some of the faces in family forestry, community forestry and among indigenous peoples in order for others to better understand the vital combination of forest and peoples in and of the forest.

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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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