A side event to launch this joint publication of PROFOR and the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry of Australia is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 4 in Geneva. The Summary of the IPF/IFF Proposals for Action is intended to facilitate national-level implementation of the proposals for action. It also draws connections between the proposals for action and the Forest Biodiversity Work Programme of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) with the aim of increasing cooperation between the two processes. See Related content for summary in English, French and Spanish.
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May 25, 2003
February 24, 2003
This Workshop, held in Moscow, on 25 February, provided an opportunity for decision-makers within the Russian forest sector and transition countries to benefit from the experience of other transition countries. The Workshop was held in parallel to the All-Russia Forestry Congress, a gathering of some 5,000 foresters from across Russia that culminated in a plenary meeting at the State Kremlin Palace.
The 2016 PROFOR Advisory Board Meeting took place April 6-7 in Washington DC. With a theme of “Informing, Connecting and Shaping Forests,” the meeting focused on how PROFOR knowledge and tools are influencing and improving development outcomes in the forest sector and beyond. More specifically, the agenda included an update on PROFOR’s cross-sectoral programmatic activities implemented in partnership with a variety of Global Practices and Cross-Cutting Solution Areas, results from PROFOR’s strengthened monitoring and evaluation program, and an overview of the proposed...