Events

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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

Feb 28

WWF- Russell E. Train Fellowships

28-02-2014 - 28-02-2014

Russell E. Train Fellowships support proven and potential leaders from select WWF priority places to pursue masters or doctoral degrees in conservation-related fields. Applicants may be at any point in their academic program

Feb 10

Online course: Training-for-Trainers of Tropical Forest Restoration

10-02-2014 - 10-03-2014

This Spanish online course organised by ELTI, aims to teach the participants a variety of strategies, tools, resources and perspectives relevant to the implementation of tropical forest restoration efforts. Through a series of discussions, presentations, and exercises, this course provides a platform for individuals from diverse sectors to share methods and experiences for teaching and providing technical assistance on restoration.

Feb 1

Conservation Workshop Grants

01-02-2014 - 01-02-2014

Conservation Workshop Grants fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. These grants support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

Jan 9

WWF- Professional Development Grants

09-01-2014 - 30-12-2014

Professional Development Grants (PDGs) provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills. Applicants may attend short courses, conferences, symposium and other training courses.