Robert Nasi at the Opening Plenary, Blue Carbon Summit 2018

19 Jul 2018

Robert Nasi, Director General of the Center for International Forestry Research, speaks at the opening plenary, Blue Carbon Summit, 17 July 2018.

How can we break down barriers between agriculture and forestry?

5 Mar 2018

The practice of integrating trees and other large woody perennials on farms and throughout the agricultural landscape is increasingly recognized as a useful and promising strategy that diversifies production for greater social, economic, and environmental benefits says, Tony Simons, Director General of the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF). This interview was filmed at the 2017 Global […]

Creating communities where people and nature flourish

5 Mar 2018

Charles Batte, Founder, Tree Adoption Uganda believes through landscape restoration activities like planting trees and agroforestry, we build resilience for small holder farmers against the changing climate while economically empowering unemployed young people in our rural communities. Global Landscapes Forum, Bonn, Germany.

Science and indigenous knowledge

5 Mar 2018

Joan Carling, Co-convener, Indigenous Peoples Major Group for the SDGs stresses the importance of inclusion of indigenous people in decision making for sustainable landscapes. Global Landscapes Forum, Bonn, Germany.

The role of media in driving change at the local level – Sonia Whitehead

20 Dec 2017

The question at the heart of this talk is a simple one: can the issue of climate change deeply resonate with new, previously unreached audiences? An analysis of two programmes – a local community radio programme in Tanzania and a TV reality show in Bangladesh – show that a nuanced and responsive approach, where media […]

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Global Landscapes Forum video – Youth: The Future of Sustainable Landscapes

11 Oct 2017

Recorded live at the Youth: The Future of Sustainable Landscapes session held at the Global Landscapes Forum on November 16, 2013 in Warsaw. These speeches and discussions had the goal of bringing together youth and those working with youth in agriculture, forestry, fisheries, conservation, development, industry and/or climate change to highlight issues and possible solutions in […]

Youth and peatlands

1 Jun 2017

IFSA LC-IPB join the Global Landscapes Forum to host their Asia Pacific Regional Meeting. The youth delegation will engage in capacity building around employing the landscape approach to peatlands management. Youth representatives will develop tangible action plans, campaigns and initiatives at the local, national and international levels to integrate and mainstream youth involvement in peatlands […]

Wanjira Mathai at GLF: Gender and landscapes

30 Nov 2016

Wanjira Mathai, Director of Partnership on Women’s Entrepreneurship in Renewables (wPOWER) Hub at the Wangari Maathai Institute, speaks with CIFOR’s Leona Liu about gender and landscapes during the 2016 Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) in Marrakesh. Learn more about the event at

How to walk the talk: Promoting gender equality in national climate policy and action, GLF 2016 Marrakesh

24 Nov 2016

SDG 5 ‘Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls’, together with a number of gender-related decisions made by the COP to the UNFCCC in the recent past, serve as a clear global mandate for addressing gender equality in climate policy at all levels. However, reports from a wide range of organizations such as […]