Special Side Event of the 4th International Congress on Planted Forests, October 23 – 25, 2018 in Beijing, China

Forests are of great importance for attaining SDG through their provisioning (wood and non-wood products, ecosystem services, etc.), supporting (e.g. biodiversity conservation, etc.), regulating (e.g. adaptation to climate change, etc.) and cultural (aesthetics, spiritual) benefits. Planted forests constitute an important component of the world’s forest resources. Among the 3,999 million ha of forests worldwide (or 30.6%...

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Welcome to the 4th International Congress on Planted Forests

The International Congress on Planted Forests is an international academic conference initiated by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the International Union on Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) among others. Three congresses have been held so far. The 1st and 2nd International Congress on Planted Forests were held in Chile in 1999 and...

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The International Conference on China-CEECs Forestry Research and Education Cooperation

Introduction Nearly 180 representatives from government sectors, forestry research institutes, universities and enterprises from China and Central and Eastern Europe countries (CEEC or “16+1”) gathered in Beijing between 30th and 31st October 2017 to participate in the International Conference on China-CEECs Forestry Research and Education Cooperation. The purposes of the Conference were to implement the...

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China-ASEAN Expo Forest & Wood Products Exhibition 2018

Date November 16th – 19th, 2018 Venue Nanning International Convention & Exhibition Center, Guangxi, China Co-sponsors State Forestry Administration of China People’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Co-organizers China-ASEAN Expo Secretariat Department of Forest Industry of Guangxi China National Forest Products Industry Association (CNFPIA) Associate Organizers Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet)...

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China-ASEAN Expo Forest & Wood Products Exhibition

The China-ASEAN Expo is an international trade event co-sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of China and its counterparts in 10 ASEAN countries as well as the ASEAN Secretariat. As the largest scale specialized exhibition of the China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO), this Exhibition is Co-sponsored by State Forestry Administration of China and People’s Government of Guangxi...

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International Conference Working Across Sectors to Halt Deforestation and Increase Forest Area – from Aspiration to Action FAO HQ, Rome – 20-22 February 2018

  Collaborative Partnership on Forests in colaboration with Food and Agriculture organisation, organises an International Conference Working Across Sectors to Halt Deforestation and Increase Forest Area – from Aspiration to Action at FAO Headquarters in Rome – 20-22 February 2018 to help implement the Sustainable Development Goals  target 15.2 of SDG 15 on Life on...

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International Conference on China-CEECs Forestry Research and Education Cooperation

    The first International Conference on China-CEECs Forestry Research and Education Cooperation will take place between 30th-31st of October 2017 in Beijing China. The members of the academic and research community from 16+1 countries will gather in Beijing China to discuss the possible cooperation projects between the 15 Central and Eastern European countries and...

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Business conference: Design and construction of advanced smart nearly zero energy wooden buildings

Working group: Promotion of high-tech wood-based products Investors, research community and representatives from 16+1 countries met at Tianjin, between China, 25th  and 26th of May 2017 for the business conference dedicated to “Design and construction of advanced smart nearly zero energy wooden buildings” as part of the activities under the 16+1 forestry initiative and its...

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1st meeting of the Liaison group of the Coordination Mechanism in forestry between China and CEEC, Ljubljana, Slovenia between 16 – 17 February 2017

Date: Thursday 16th of February 2017 Venue: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food of the Republic of Slovenia, Dunajska 22, ground floor, 1000 Ljubljana Attendees: Members of the Liaison group of the Coordination Mechanism in Forestry between China and CEE Counties. Presiding: Mr. Marjan Podgoršek, MSc., State Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and...

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