Youth setting the WFC stage
The World Forestry Congress focus especially on youth and IFFA will have a small youth delegation at the Congress.
Final resolution from Africa conference
The resolution from the Nairobi conference in June is now finalized. The resolutions sends a strong message to the World Forestry Congress.
Pre-Congress Build up
The Forest and Farm Facility, FAO, organise a pre-Congress build up event two days before the opening of the World Forestry Congress.
-The first Pan African Farm/Family Producer Organisations Conference was a real historic event and a success.
Land tenure and organisations
-Forest producers request legal and institutional recognition, need to plant, care and product trees and sell forest products.
The Nairobi conference field excursion took the conference participants to Central Kenya province, Muranga County.
Time for a new paradigm
-It is time for a new paradigm shift and more focus on farm forestry, the Kenyan Minister Ms. Judy Wakhungu said at the opening of the Nairobi conference.
Africa conference opened
The African Forest Producer organisations Conference was opened Tuesday by Peter deMarsh and Geoffrey Wanyama.
Africa Conference Background
A background paper was presented the first day of the Africa conference.
African Forest Producers’ Conference opens
Africa Forest producer organisations conference opens 9th and the program is now updated.
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