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Open call for SIANI 'Expert Group' proposals

Open call for SIANI 'Expert Group' proposals

Aug 14, 2013

Deadline for applications is the 15th of September 2013

Recommendations, reflections and photos from the FAO conference Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

Recommendations, reflections and photos from the FAO conference Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

Jun 18, 2013

The International FAO Conference was held at FAO 13-15th of May with the aim to increase the understanding the role that forests, trees on farms and agroforestry systems can play in improving food security and nutrition especially in developing countries.

Anna Nordén has defended her PhD thesis: Essays on Behavioral Economics and Policies for Provision of Ecosystem Services

Anna Nordén has defended her PhD thesis: Essays on Behavioral Economics and Policies for Provision of Ecosystem Services

Jun 04, 2013

Focali researcher Anna Nordén has conducted research on policies to reduce deforestation - mainly PES, payment for ecosystem services.

The international FAO conference "Forests for Food Security and Nutrition" will be webcasted

The international FAO conference "Forests for Food Security and Nutrition" will be webcasted

May 09, 2013

See the conference program and links to the webcasts here

Video films and presentations from SLU-Global seminar about REDD+

Video films and presentations from SLU-Global seminar about REDD+

Apr 19, 2013

The seminar was held at SLU in Uppsala and moderated by Anders Malmer from SLU Global. Speakers at the seminar: Hans Nilsagård (Swedish Ministry of Rural Affairs), Lars Gunnar Marklund (FAO Central America), Daniela Kleinschmit and Sara Holmgren (SLU).

FAO International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

FAO International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

Feb 15, 2013

FAO arrange conference on “Forests for Food Security and Nutrition” the 13-15th of May 2013 at FAO in Rome, pre-register for the conference no later than the 15th of March.

FAO: "Forests and trees provide benefits for food security and nutrition – what is your say?"

FAO: "Forests and trees provide benefits for food security and nutrition – what is your say?"

Feb 14, 2013

FAO Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition invites you to contribute with inputs ahead of the FAO conference: ”Forests for Food Security and Nutrition”. The online discussion forum is open until the 25th of February.

Focali researchers have been awarded research grants for the project “REDDleaks”

Focali researchers have been awarded research grants for the project “REDDleaks”

Dec 12, 2012

The Focali researchers Madelene Ostwald, Sabine Henders and Martin Persson have been awarded research grants from Formas of 2.4 million SEK for the project “REDDleaks” for the years 2013-2014. Madelene Ostwald, research leader in Focali, is the research leader in this project.

“Forest Day” will become “Landscape Day”

“Forest Day” will become “Landscape Day”

Nov 21, 2012

The importance of a holistic perspective of the Landscape is now acknowledged by CIFOR

Ida Hellmark the economics alumni of the year!

Ida Hellmark the economics alumni of the year!

Nov 09, 2012

Ida Hellmark, environmental economist, former project coordinator for Focali and alumni from the School of Economics at the University of Gothenburg, has been awarded the “young economics alumni award 2012”.

Sign up for the seminar “Landscapes in a carbon focused world” on the 26th of October!

Sign up for the seminar “Landscapes in a carbon focused world” on the 26th of October!

Oct 05, 2012

An updated program for the seminar, organized by SIANI, Focali, GMV and Naturskyddsföreningen, is now available.

The Forest-Water Nexus: bringing people and landscapes together

Focali co-arrange seminar on forest-water interactions at this year's World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden, together with FAO, IUCN, IUFRO, SIWI-SWH, The Swedish Forestry Agency, SIANI and SLU. ...

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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