Jul 19

Forest and Landscape Restoration and Sustainable Land Management in the Sahel

19-07-2018 - 19-07-2018

The First Global Steering Committee allowing the operational launch of the FFEM funded project will be held during the 24th session of the FAO Committee on Forestry (16 - 20 July 2018) at FAO headquarters in Rome, Italy. This project will test on the ground innovative approaches for upscaling restoration and sustainable agricultural practices.

Jul 20

The four main regional initiatives on FLR

20-07-2018 - 20-07-2018

This event will take place at the FAO headquarters in Rome on 20 July 2018. The objective of this event is to highlight the progress made in the context of four regional initiatives on Forest and Landscape Restoration: Latin America, Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Mediterranean. 

Aug 29

GLF Nairobi 2018

29-08-2018 - 30-08-2018

Landscape Restoration in Africa - Prospects and Opportunities:
Strengthening technical, economic, financial, institutional and human capacities for landscape restoration implementation.

Oct 1

IUFRO 2018

01-10-2018 - 05-10-2018

Adaptive Management for Forested Landscapes in transformation

This conference will highlight the accelerated changes imprint in our planet within this era of the Anthropocene. Transformation of forest use that is occurring in response to the pressures of globalization, population growth, resource scarcity and ecological degradation are part of the BIG challenges ahead.

Jun 11

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

11-06-2020 - 19-06-2020

The French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, have signed an agreement to jointly organise the next IUCN World Conservation Congress, to be held in 2020 in Marseille.

Past events

May 4

Forest Asia Summit 2014

04-05-2014 - 05-05-2014

This two-day gathering — 5-6 May in Jakarta, Indonesia — will provide a platform for Southeast Asian Ministers to engage in bilateral and multilateral exchanges with their global counterparts, business executives, civil society and development experts in the pursuit of new green-growth pathways for development in the region. 

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia.

Mar 22

Equator Prize 2014 Call for Nominations Open!

22-03-2014 - 22-03-2014

The Equator Prize 2014 will recognize twenty-five local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. 

Mar 15

Land for Life Award 2014

15-03-2014 - 15-03-2014

Are you doing great work to restore land and soils?  The UNCCD is now calling for applications for the 2014 Land for Life Award.

Feb 28

WWF - Russell E. Train Fellowships for current and aspiring university faculty

28-02-2014 - 28-02-2014

 Russell E. Train Fellowships for current and aspiring university faculty support individuals affiliated with or currently employed at African, Asian and Latin American universities in select countries to pursue doctoral degrees in social science, natural science and other conservation-related fields at any university around the world.