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IUFRO World Congress 2019, Curitiba, Brazil, 29 September -5 October 2019

The XXV IUFRO World Congress will be held in Brazil in the city of Curitiba, Paraná State. The IUFRO World Congress is held at 5 year intervals, well attended by more than 2,000 participants. It brings together scientists and stakeholders from all parts of the world to discuss scientific and technical issues related to priority areas of forest research, policy and management. The host institutions are the Brazilian Forest Service (SFB) and the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa). It is important to highlight the support of governmental institutions, universities, research institutions and private companies, as well as local tourism entities and Embratur. It will be the first time that it will take place in Latin America.

Asia- Pacific Forestry Week (APFW 2019), 17-21 June 2019, Incheon, Republic of Korea

Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2019: Forests for Peace and Well-being

This important regional meeting will be held 17-21 June 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. It is co-hosted by FAO and the Korea Forest Service.

4th International Congress on Planted Forests, 23-27 October 2018, Beijing, China

The International Congress on Planted Forests (ICPF) is being organised by the FAO of the United Nations and the International Union on Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) among others. Three Congresses have been held so far. The 4th ICPF aims to investigate the contribution of planted forests to green development in the context of global changes. The 4th ICPF will also provide for an interface between the scientific community, the wider society and government policy initiatives related to planted forests.

 

27th Session of Asia Pacific Forestry Commission (APFC), 23-27 October 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka

The 27th Session of the Asia-pacific Forestry Commission (APFC) will be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 23-27 October 2017, hosted by the Forest Department of Sri Lanka.

TEAKNET will be holding a Partner Event during the Meeting, the details of which will be announced soon.

For details please log on to APFC 2017

19th Commonwealth Forestry Conference, 3 - 7 April 2017, Dehra Dun, India

The 19th Commonwealth Forestry Conference is scheduled to be held at Forest Research Institute, Dehra Dun, India from 3rd to 7th April, 2017.  The major theme of the conference will be: “Forests for Prosperity and Posterity”. The ICFRE and FRI will be the focal point of the conference, with support from MOEF & CC, Government of India and Commonwealth Forestry Association. The year 2017 will be a key occasion for forestry professionals, academicians and all those interested in and associated with forestry sector in the Commonwealth; they will gather and share their experiences with a view to learn and develop a vision for the future that will involve inclusive and sustainable growth and development.

9th PRWAC 2017 (9th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference), 26-29 September, 2017, Bali, Indonesia

The Pacific Regional Group of International Association of Wood Anatomist (IAWA),  International Academy of Wood Science(IAWS), and the Indonesian Wood Research Society (IWoRS), invite researchers from all over the world to join in the Joint Meetings for PRWAC 2017 (The 9th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference) and IAWS Meeting 2017 which are being organized at the same time with The 9th International Symposium of Indonesian Wood Research Society to be held at Harris Hotel and Residences, Kuta, Denpasar – Bali, Indonesia, September 26 – 29, 2017.

 

2017 IUFRO All Division 5 (Forest Products) Conference: “Forest Sector Innovations for a Greener Future”, June 12-16, 2017, Vancouver, Canada

The 2017 IUFRO All-Division 5 (Forest Products) Conference will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from  12-16 June 2017. The Conference is organized jointly by IUFRO Division 5, the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia, FPInnovations, and the Society of Wood Science and Technology. 

TEAKNET is joining hands with Teakwood Working Party of IUFRO (Division 5.06.02) to organize a Technical Session on “Teak Resources for a Sustainable Future” during the Conference.

Conference Webpage: www.iufrodiv5-2017.ca

IUFRO Regional Congress for Asia and Oceania 2016: “Forests for Sustainable Development: The Role of Research”, October 24-27, 2016, Beijing, China

Asia and Oceania encompass only about one-quarter of the world's land area, but provide home to more than one-half of the world's population. Some of the world's richest and many of its poorest countries are located in the region. The 1st IUFRO Regional Congress for Asia and Oceania 2016 aims at reaching a common understanding about the status and trends of forests and the consequent research needs towards sustainable forestry development under such changes. It also aims at generating research synergies for well-informed policy and decision making to meet the forest governance and management demands in the transition period. The title of the conference is Forests for Sustainable Development: The Role of Research.

ASIA-PACIFIC FORESTRY WEEK 2016: “Growing Our Future”!, 22-26 February 2016, Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and its partners invite people interested in, and committed to, sustainable forest management in Asia and the Pacific to come together for Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2016 in Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines, 22-26 February 2016. Asia-Pacific Forestry Week (APFW 2016) is expected to be one of the largest and most important forestry gatherings in the region in 2016.

The theme of Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2016, Growing Our Future! is intended to encourage participants to chart new pathways that guide the development of forestry into the future.

APFW webpage 

WFC 2015- XIV Forestry Congress: “Forests and people: Investing in a Sustainable Future”, 7-15 September, 2015, Durban, South Africa

The 2015 World Forestry Congress, the first to be held in Africa, will come together under the theme, ‘Forests and People – Investing in a Sustainable Future'. The Congress, convened by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN and the government of South Africa, will consider how forests can be mainstreamed into global discussions on sustainable development and will facilitate the development of partnerships to address global forestry issues.  

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TEAKNET Partner Event in the 4th ICPF 2018

  

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4th International Congress on Planted Forests

23-27 October 2018, Beijing, China

 

TEAKNET will be participating and organizing a Partner Event during the 4th International Congress on Planted Forests with the support of FAO and IUFRO Teakwood Working Party (Div.5.06.2). Teaknet Event is in Session A-01 entitled 'Mainstreaming high-quality timber production from planted teak forests and efforts for conservation of teak genetic resources'.

A detailed programme schedule is given below and we invite all the delegates to attend our Event. 

 

Programme Schedule

 

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