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XIV World Forest Congress 2015

Special events

Tuesday 8 September

International Forests and Water Dialogue (Day 1)

 

The latest scientific findings and policy programmes and mechanisms

 

Third Forum of the UNFCCC Standing Committee on Finance (Day 1)

 

Enhancing coherence and coordination of forest financing

More than heat! - Wood energy for the future

 

Showcasing the potential of wood energy in sustainable development and greener economies

 

Africa Day

 

A spotlight on Africa’s sustainable forest management challenges, achievements and opportunities

Wednesday 9 September 2015

Youth Event - Forests for the future

Bringing the youth perspective to the Congress to debate the forestry issues of greatest concern to young people

International Forests and Water Dialogue (Day 2)

 

Best practices and the official launch of a Forests and Water Action Plan

 

Wildlife Forum

 

Addressing challenges and opportunities in sustainable wildlife management to conserve native fauna and improve the livelihoods of rural communities

Third Forum of the UNFCCC Standing Committee on Finance (Day 2)

 

Enhancing coherence and coordination of forest financing

Thursday 10 September 2015

Innovation and Investment Forum

 

Exploring the forest sector’s role in alleviating global challenges and how forest-based innovations are breaking new ground

FAO/R. Heinrich

Forests and Climate Change

Focus on the role of forests in climate change adaptation and mitigation

Business Networking Event

 

A dynamic gathering to strengthen private sector engagement, investments and partnerships