Upcoming EVENTS

Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit

Building on global commitments under the Paris Agreement and United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, the 2016 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit brings together stakeholders from government, business, civil society and the research community to catalyze practical action on reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, and achieving sustainable development in the region.

15th International Peat Congress, 2016

This prestigious Quadrennial Convention will be hosted by the Malaysian Peat Society (MPS) in partnership with the International Peatland Society

15th International PEAT Congress

It will be the first time in the Society’s long history  of  organizing  this  Congress  that  it  will  convene  at 


Mangrove and Macrobenthos Meeting (MMM4)

An International discussion on the causes and consequences of mangrove ecosystem responses to ever-changing climate. MMM is a series of

53rd ATBC 2016

The focus this year is ecology and society, with discussions directed at reconciling conservation and the sustainable use of biodiversity in the tropics. Our world is changing – and changing rapidly – and it is critical that biodiversity is maintained while innovations in conservation are promoted and supported.

Forestry in the new development frameworks

In 2015, key developments such as the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement formed the