Celebrate International Day of Forests
March 21 is International Day of Forests. How can you help to boost the visibility of forests on the International Day of Forests (IDF) on 21 March across social media platforms across the world! Here are some ingenious ideas…
Only 10 days remaining to register for a unique FAO-run online climate change conference
Forestry policy makers, forest economists, scientists and researchers from all over the world are expected to register for a unique online conference entitled The Economics of Climate Change Mitigation Options in the Forest Sector.
Open Foris - free open-source tools to tackle deforestation and climate change
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has launched free software tools that it hopes will improve the way many developing nations monitor the state of their forests to tackle deforestation and climate change.
Call for abstracts for the World Forestry Congress
The XIV World Forestry Congress will be a key occasion for the world’s foresters and forest supporters to gather, to share their expertise and experience, and to project a new vision for the future of forests and forestry. We’d like you to help define that vision.
Forest poetry from Guinea
Africa Forest Communicators Network member, Dr Amadou Chérif Bah, from Conakry, Guinea has written a magnificent poem in French to reflect how forests inspire us.
For our Anglophone members, the poem describes the importance of forests in our everyday lives. Dr Bah says they provide us with economic and social needs. Therefore we have a responsibility to care for them.
Wilderness, South Africa