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Forests, climate and livelihoods are interconnected

Forests, climate and livelihoods are interconnected

Forests can play a vital part for both climate- and poverty issues; in reducing the emissions of greenhouse gases and as a source of income for poor people that depend on the forest for their livelihood.

Multifunctional landscapes

Multifunctional landscapes

Many Focali researchers focus on synergies and trade-offs between different land-uses in the landscape, such as interactions between forests and agriculture

REDD

REDD

REDD stands for Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation. It is aimed at reducing emissions of carbon dioxide from forests.

Events

The REDD+ process in Burkina Faso

The REDD+ process in Burkina Faso

Seminar
Nov 28, 2011 01:00 PM to Nov 28, 2011 02:00 PM.

A seminar on obstacles and opportunities to the with REDD+ in Burkina Faso

Carbon leakage and forest conservation

Carbon leakage and forest conservation

Seminar
Nov 10, 2011 12:00 PM to Nov 10, 2011 01:00 PM.

A seminar on Leakage Quantification Methods and their suitability for assessing within-country leakage in an international REDD mechanism

Livelihoods in REDD

Livelihoods in REDD

Seminar
Nov 09, 2011 01:00 PM to Nov 09, 2011 03:00 PM.

Livelihoods in REDD - Payment for environmental services, forest management and climate change

Global Food Security: Biophysical and Social Limits and Opportunities

Global Food Security: Biophysical and Social Limits and Opportunities

Conference
Nov 07, 2011 10:00 AM to Nov 07, 2011 05:00 PM.

SIANI arranges a conference on global food security

REDD+ in reality - meeting with a delegation from LAO PDR

REDD+ in reality - meeting with a delegation from LAO PDR

Seminar
Oct 11, 2011 10:00 AM to Oct 11, 2011 12:00 PM.

Welcome to a unique possibility to listen to and discuss how REDD+ Phase 1 is starting to be implemented in a Lao PDR!

Agricultural Research for Development conference – Scales & Diversity

Agricultural Research for Development conference – Scales & Diversity

Conference
Sep 28, 2011 09:00 AM to Sep 29, 2011 05:00 PM.

Agricultural Research for Development is an annual interdisciplinary and multi-stakeholder conference on agriculture, livestock and forest research in an international development context. Distinguished international guests will give key note presentations on pertinent research and/or developmental questions. Individual participants are invited to present their research/project in parallel sessions. This year´s conference will be held at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences 28-29 September 2011.

Seminar: The Changing Wealth of Nations

Seminar: The Changing Wealth of Nations

Seminar
Apr 08, 2011 01:15 PM to Apr 08, 2011 02:15 PM.

"How we measure development will drive how we do development." This is the thesis of a new book by the World Bank measuring the change in comprehensive wealth for over 100 countries from 1995 to 2005.

Seminar: Sustainability criteria of bioenergy status, visions and challenges

Seminar: Sustainability criteria of bioenergy status, visions and challenges

Seminar
Mar 28, 2011 01:15 PM to Mar 28, 2011 03:00 PM.

Focali, SIS och IEA Bioenergy Task 43 invites you to the following seminar on "Sustainability criteria of bioenergy status, visions and challenges".

Seminar: ”Linkages between REDD+ and PES - experiences and future research outlook”

Seminar: ”Linkages between REDD+ and PES - experiences and future research outlook”

Seminar
Mar 11, 2011 10:15 AM to Mar 11, 2011 12:00 PM.

Preparations to implement a REDD+ system are progressing. What lessons can be learned from existing PES projects (PES - Payment for Environmental Services) when designing a REDD+ system?

Conference: Production and Carbon Dynamics in Sustainable Agriculture and Forest Systems in Africa–Science Needs and Deeds

Conference: Production and Carbon Dynamics in Sustainable Agriculture and Forest Systems in Africa–Science Needs and Deeds

Conference
Sep 28, 2010 09:00 AM to Sep 29, 2010 05:00 PM.

28-29 September 2010 in Stockholm. Call for abstracts! Call for participants!

Seminar “Jatropha – an energy crop in the making"

Seminar “Jatropha – an energy crop in the making"

Seminar
Sep 24, 2010 01:15 PM to Sep 24, 2010 02:30 PM.

On the 24th of September, Marie Widengård will give an open lecture about “Jatropha – an energy crop in the making”.

Seminar about "Forest Governance"

Seminar about "Forest Governance"

Seminar
Sep 15, 2010 12:00 PM to Sep 15, 2010 05:30 PM.

The Forest Initiative and Sida is arranging an open seminar "Buildning Capacity for Forest Governance".

Seminar "REDD and learnings from the past"

Seminar "REDD and learnings from the past"

Seminar
Jun 08, 2010 11:00 AM to Jun 08, 2010 12:00 PM.

Reidar Persson is visiting Focali on the 8 of June.

Seminar about international forest trends and the Swedish forest.

Seminar about international forest trends and the Swedish forest.

Seminar
May 27, 2010 01:00 PM to May 27, 2010 04:00 PM.

Focali is taking part in a seminar arranged by the Institute for Futures Studies.

Focali seminar about Community Forestry in Cambodia

Focali seminar about Community Forestry in Cambodia

Seminar
Apr 23, 2010 10:45 AM to Apr 23, 2010 12:00 PM.

Focali researcher Robin Biddulph has conducted studies in Cambodia for several years focusing on community forestry.

Peace Parks visit Focali

Peace Parks visit Focali

Seminar
Mar 29, 2010 10:00 AM to Mar 29, 2010 12:00 PM.

Professor Willem van Riet from Peace Parks South Africa visits Focali 29 March for an informal internal meeting where he will present the work within Peace Parks Foundations Climate Change Units.

REDD+ seminar for students

REDD+ seminar for students

Seminar
Feb 18, 2010 10:00 AM to Feb 18, 2010 12:00 PM.

Focali is arranging a small seminar about REDD+ for interested students.

Lecture: COP 15 results and reflections

Lecture: COP 15 results and reflections

Lecture
Feb 10, 2010 06:00 PM to Feb 10, 2010 07:30 PM.

What happended at COP 15 and what will happen on the way to COP 16? Focali researcher Eskil Mattsson is gives his reflections at the GMV lecture, Wednesday the 10th of Februari at 6pm.

Seminar about forests and development

Seminar about forests and development

Seminar
Feb 09, 2010 05:00 PM to Feb 09, 2010 07:00 PM.

The Swedish Forestry Association is arranging two seminars in the field of forests and development.

Focali at COP15

Focali at COP15

Conference
Dec 07, 2009 08:00 AM to Dec 18, 2009 06:00 PM.

Focali is present at the climate negotiations in Copenhagen. Focali will take part in Forest Day 3 on December 13th, as well as at the side event "Climate policy and land scarcity – finding effective responses" on the 14th of December.

Agricultural Research for Development Conference, Agri4D 2019: Registration open!

There is more than enough food produced in the world to feed everyone but close to 1 billion people are hungry or undernourished, according to the FAO. To feed another two billion people in 2050, food ...

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