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On 16 November 2016, Global Landscapes Forum: Climate Action for Sustainable Development, the world’s foremost science-led platform, will bring together more than 500 leading experts, decision and policy makers, researchers, development practitioners and representatives from forestry, agriculture, civil society, finance, planning and other sectors to exchange expertise and best practice examples around integrated land use.
Join us LIVE in Marrakesh, starting at 9:00 GMT: http://www.landscapes.org/glf-marrakesh/live-streaming/
Don’t miss the closing plenary, from 17:45 to 18:45, when representatives from the Global Landscapes Forum’s founding and coordinating partners will share and discuss their visions and expectations for the future of the Forum over the next four years. At 17:45 GMT, German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks, UNEP’s Executive Director Eric Solheim, World Bank Vice President Laura Tuck, and CIFOR’s DG Peter Holmgren will make a major announcement concerning the future of the Forum.
Selected sessions from the Forum will also be livestreamed to audiences around the world. Through the livestream, you can follow newest highlights from landscape policy, practice and science:
- 9:00 – 10:30 GMT Regreening heritage landscapes and revitalizing communities in the Sahel and Sahara
- 11:00 – 12:30 GMT Where the rubber hits the road for achieving climate goals: Non-state actors and subnational governments in sustainable landscapes
- 13:45 – 15:30 GMT Welcoming plenary and roundtable: Climate meets landscape — from agenda to progress
- 16:00 – 17:30 GMT Unlocking private finance in forests, sustainable land use and restoration