IFFA member of WFC Advisory Committee
The International Family Forestry Alliance is member of the Advisory Committee for next World Forestry Congress (WFC) which will be organised in September next year.
New roadmap for boosting family forest producers
FAO has published a roadmap for boosting small-scale and family forest producers. The roadmap was launched together with a publication on strengthening organisations.
Family Forestry is Family Farming
From a Northern perspective, "a farm" implies almost by necessity forest. Until very recently this was a matter of farm income over the seasons, says IFFA vice-chair Lennart Ackzell, Sweden.
IFFA and GACF in 4Fs dialogue
Two members from IFFA and one from GACF are now in the steering committee of The Forest Dialogue (TFD) and participated in the 4Fs dialogue in Indonesia in March.
Strengthening forest producer organisations
IFFA Chair Peter deMarsh is co-author of a FAO publication on strengthening forest producer organisations.
FAO’s COFO 22 report
FAO has published a new edition of their newsletter Infosylva with a report from COFO 22.
Family forestry at COFO
IFFA spoke in plenary and the voice of family forestry and local producers was heard at the COFO 22 meeting in Rome in June.
Family Forestry interest in Chile
During one week INFOR, the Chilean Forest Institute, organized four seminars where IFFA presented forest producer organisations.
Expanding PEFC Certification
The progress of the PEFC Group Certification Pilot projects was reported at the Annual Meeting 2013 of the International Family Forestry Alliance (IFFA) in Rovaniemi 11th December 2013.
G3 highly visible in China
An unprecedented international conference was organised in Guilin, China, where the Three Rights Holder Group (G3), was highly visible.
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