GLF News

Our picks: top 5 international media stories on the first Global Landscapes Forum

12 Dec 2013

A Storify compiled by Ann-Kathrin Neureuther Why are “landscapes” important, anyway? Reuters AlertNet set the stage, encapsulating the challenges and opportunities discussed at the Global Landscapes Forum. Fred Pearce explored who should pay for all this — and how. The Conversation examined a landscapes success story, looking at the relation between tree cover and war […]

Summary statements from sessions at the Global Landscapes Forum

28 Nov 2013

Following the Global Landscapes Forum on 16-17 November 2013 on the sidelines of the UNFCCC COP19, many session organizers produced a summary statement of the discussion and messages coming out of their session. These messages are a call to action – both inspiring and timely – hoping to inform decision making on these topics and […]

Want to be a social reporter at the Global Landscapes Forum?

30 Aug 2013

Through our past conferences, we have been able to build a dynamic group of excited and inspiring social reporters supporting our causes. Some of these are professional social media coordinators working for nonprofit organisations, and many are young volunteers. If you are interested in joining our dynamic social reporting team for the Global Landscapes Forum […]

Forest Day and Agriculture, Landscapes and Livelihoods Day are now combined into the Global Landscapes Forum

28 Aug 2013

Over the past six years, Forest Day has become one of the world’s most influential events on the role of forests in mitigating and adapting to climate change and providing sustainable livelihoods. Convened since 2009, Agriculture and Rural Development Day (later changed to Agriculture, Landscapes and Livelihoods Day [ALL-5 Day]) has been widely recognized as […]