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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

Lasse Tarvainen: Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapour Exchange within a Norway Spruce Canopy

Lasse Tarvainen: Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapour Exchange within a Norway Spruce Canopy

Dissertation
May 25, 2012 10:00 AM to May 25, 2012 01:00 PM.

Dissertation for Ph.D. in Natural Science, specialising in Environmental Science.

Climate change, Disturbance and Forest Carbon Storage

Climate change, Disturbance and Forest Carbon Storage

Seminar
May 24, 2012 03:15 PM to May 24, 2012 04:15 PM.

Land Rights in the Context of Escalating Global Competition for Land

Land Rights in the Context of Escalating Global Competition for Land

Seminar
May 15, 2012 02:15 PM to May 15, 2012 03:30 PM.

SIANI seminiar: "Why don’t we use soils to mitigate climate change?"

SIANI seminiar: "Why don’t we use soils to mitigate climate change?"

Seminar
May 08, 2012 01:00 PM to May 08, 2012 04:30 PM.

Focali theme leader Eskil Mattsson defends his PhD thesis

Focali theme leader Eskil Mattsson defends his PhD thesis

Dissertation
Mar 30, 2012 10:00 AM to Mar 30, 2012 01:00 PM.

Titel of doctoral thesis: “Forest and land use mitigation and adaptation in Sri Lanka – Aspects in the light of international climate change policies”

Technical and Policy Issues Relevant for Implementing a REDD+ Mechanism

Technical and Policy Issues Relevant for Implementing a REDD+ Mechanism

Seminar
Mar 29, 2012 03:15 PM to Mar 29, 2012 04:30 PM.

Focali hosts a seminar with Dr. Sandra Brown from Winrock International.

Seminar on payments for ecosystem services

Seminar on payments for ecosystem services

Seminar
Dec 12, 2011 01:15 PM to Dec 12, 2011 02:00 PM.

Martin Persson presents a paper entitled 'Conditional Cash Transfers and Payments for Environmental Services - a conceptual framework for explaining and judging differences in outcomes'

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.

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