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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

Focali-LUCSUS Workshop on Forest conservation, agroforestry and livelihoods

Focali-LUCSUS Workshop on Forest conservation, agroforestry and livelihoods

Workshop
Jun 10, 2014 10:00 AM to Jun 10, 2014 04:30 PM.

The workshop will be an opportunity for researchers and practitioners to share information about current research and projects with each other and with a wider range of research and policy stakeholders interested in agroforestry. During the workshop we will discuss the potentials and limitations of agroforestry as a means to support forest conservation, increase productivity and address livelihoods challenges. The workshop will be held in Lund the 10th of June 2014. The deadline for contributions/abstracts is the 2nd of May.

LARRI seminar with NAI researchers Kjell Havnevik and Kassa T. Alemu

LARRI seminar with NAI researchers Kjell Havnevik and Kassa T. Alemu

Seminar
Apr 02, 2014 01:15 PM to Apr 02, 2014 03:00 PM.

Principles on Responsible Agricultural Investment - will they make a difference to people on the ground?

LARRI seminar: Women’s Land Rights in Sub-Saharan Africa – experiences from Mozambique

LARRI seminar: Women’s Land Rights in Sub-Saharan Africa – experiences from Mozambique

Seminar
Feb 19, 2014 01:15 PM to Feb 19, 2014 03:00 PM.

Open seminar with Professor Randi Kaarhus from University of Nordland in Norway, organized by the Land Rights Research Initiative, LARRI.

World Congress on Agroforestry

World Congress on Agroforestry

Conference
Feb 10, 2014 09:00 AM to Feb 14, 2014 05:00 PM.

The 3rd World Congress on Agroforestry will be held in Delhi, India, 10 – 14 February 2014.

The Global Landscapes Forum

The Global Landscapes Forum

Conference
Nov 16, 2013 09:00 AM to Nov 17, 2013 07:00 PM.

The Forum will take place 16-17 November, 2013 in Warsaw Poland. Focali and SIANI will have a joint booth at the event. Register at: www.landscapes.org

Focali researcher Lisa Westholm will speak at Global Week

Focali researcher Lisa Westholm will speak at Global Week

Seminar
Nov 11, 2013 01:15 PM to Nov 12, 2013 03:30 PM.

The title of Westholm’s presentation is “Global environmental governance in the forests of Burkina Faso”.

Presentation by Focali researcher Martin Persson during rainforest exhibition

Presentation by Focali researcher Martin Persson during rainforest exhibition

Seminar
Oct 24, 2013 06:00 PM to Oct 24, 2013 08:00 PM.

Multifunctional Landscapes - How to enhance productivity and restore ecosystem services for improved livelihoods?

Multifunctional Landscapes - How to enhance productivity and restore ecosystem services for improved livelihoods?

Conference
Sep 25, 2013 03:15 PM to Sep 25, 2013 05:15 PM.

This conference session is co-organized by SLU Global and Focali. The Agri4D conference takes place at SLU in Uppsala next week 25-26th of September.

The program for the Agricultural Research for Development Conference is now available

The program for the Agricultural Research for Development Conference is now available

Conference
Sep 25, 2013 08:15 AM to Sep 26, 2013 04:45 PM.

The annual Conference on Agricultural Research for Development will be held at SLU in Uppsala the 25th-26th of September. Focali is as usual one of the organizers of the conference. This year the theme is Agricultural Research Towards Sustainable Development Goals.

Register for the Agri4D Conference 25-26th of September

Register for the Agri4D Conference 25-26th of September

Conference
Sep 25, 2013 08:00 AM to Sep 26, 2013 05:00 PM.

Register no later than the 16th of September. This year´s theme of the annual conference is: Agricultural Research Towards Sustainable Development Goals. Focali is one of the co-organizers of the conference together with Agri4D, SIANI, SLU Global, SLU, Future Forests and Future Agriculture. The conference is held at SLU in Uppsala.

Open LARRI seminar: Land Tenure Reforms in Asia and Africa

Open LARRI seminar: Land Tenure Reforms in Asia and Africa

Seminar
Sep 18, 2013 01:15 PM to Sep 18, 2013 03:00 PM.

LARRI (Land Rights Research Initiative) seminar with Professor Stein Holden from the University of Life Sciences in Ås, Norway.

Forests, Landscapes and Food Security - a collaboration with SIANI

Forests, Landscapes and Food Security - a collaboration with SIANI


Sep 01, 2013 12:00 AM to Aug 31, 2016 12:00 AM.

Focali has, since 2014, collaborated with SIANI under the theme "Forests, Landscapes and Food Security".

International Conference: Carbon-Land-Property

International Conference: Carbon-Land-Property

Conference
Jul 01, 2013 09:00 AM to Jul 04, 2013 06:00 PM.

1-4 July 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark

Focali researcher Anna Nordén defends her doctoral thesis the 24th of May

Focali researcher Anna Nordén defends her doctoral thesis the 24th of May

Dissertation
May 24, 2013 10:15 AM to May 24, 2013 12:00 PM.

Title: Essays on Behavioral Economics and Policies for Provision of Ecosystem Services

Focali seminar: Forests, Climate and Livelihoods in Burkina Faso

Focali seminar: Forests, Climate and Livelihoods in Burkina Faso

Seminar
May 22, 2013 09:00 AM to May 22, 2013 01:00 PM.

Welcome to attend this seminar and lunch where current multi-disciplinary research in Burkina Faso will be presented and discussed.

BECC Workshop: Assessing the Diversity of Monitoring Approaches to Forest Carbon Stocks and Good Forest Governance

BECC Workshop: Assessing the Diversity of Monitoring Approaches to Forest Carbon Stocks and Good Forest Governance

Conference
May 07, 2013 08:45 AM to May 07, 2013 06:00 PM.

The 7th of May 2013 BECC (Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in a Changing Climate) organise an Interdisciplinary Expert Workshop in Lund. Register before the 25th of February.

LARRI meeting: "Securing land rights through tenure reforms?"

LARRI meeting: "Securing land rights through tenure reforms?"

Seminar
Apr 17, 2013 01:15 PM to Apr 17, 2013 03:00 PM.

Focali researchers will present their research at the next LARRI research networking meeting, the 17th of April in Gothenburg.

Large-Scale Land Investments: Curse or Development Opportunity?

Large-Scale Land Investments: Curse or Development Opportunity?

Seminar
Mar 13, 2013 01:15 PM to Mar 13, 2013 03:00 PM.

Open LARRI (Land Rights Research Initiative) seminar

Bankrupting Nature: Denying our Planetary Boundaries

Bankrupting Nature: Denying our Planetary Boundaries

Seminar
Feb 20, 2013 06:00 PM to Feb 20, 2013 08:00 PM.

Seminar with Johan Rockström and Anders Wijkman

1st Dialogue meeting on the future of the Brazilian Amazon - potential implications of the new political landscape?

Welcome to this first meeting in a series of dialogue seminars initiated by Focali at GMV in collaboration with SIANI, GGBC, GAC, LUCSUS and other partners interested to join this initiative with a fo ...

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