International Day of Forests 2018 Photo Contest
Edwin Loyola of the Philippines has won the 2018 International Day of Forests photo contest and a trip to Rome! Over 300 entries from across the world were received, including some superb entries from Africa. Read more here and view the gallery of submissions here.
Celebrations for International Day of Forests
Investing in green spaces can help transform cities into more sustainable, resilient, healthy, equitable and pleasant places to live, said FAO ahead of the International Day of Forests (21 March 2018).
Philippines to host Asia-Pacific Forestry Week
MANILA – More than 1 000 government and forestry and natural resources officials, and representatives of international and non-government organizations and forest industries from over 30 countries are expected to gather at the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga from 22 to 26 February for Asia-Pacific Forestry Week.
Guiding the Asia-Pacific region’s strategies and actions for sustainable forestry to 2020
More than 1 000 government forestry and natural resources officials, representatives of international and non-government organizations and forest industries from over 30 countries will gather at Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2016 in Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines, 22-26 February.
"Underpinning sustainable tree plantations in Southern Africa" - Pre-congress research symposium programme released.
This is the Research Symposium entitled "Underpinning sustainable tree plantations in Southern Africa" jointly hosted by the Institute for Commercial Forestry Research (ICFR) and the International Union of Forestry Research Organisations (IUFRO).
Wilderness, South Africa