01 May 2013
Government ministers, donors and the world’s top forestry experts will attend a conference in Cameroon next month to discuss critical issues facing the sustainable management of Central Africa’s forests, the biodiversity they...
25 April 2013
The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) last week launched an ambitious new research program in South Asia to bolster study of the forests of South Asia, a region facing increasing pressures from climate change,...
03 December 2012
Forestry experts have called for a new approach to managing land and tackling climate change – challenging the ongoing debate that forests have to be sacrificed for the sake of rural development and food security.
29 November 2012
Hundreds of forestry experts, activists, policymakers, global leaders and climate change negotiators will gather on the sidelines of U.N. climate talks in Doha this Sunday for the sixth annual Forest Day to discuss how forests...
20 November 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY Feature package of Congo Basin Forest photos, stories & videos available in both English and French on www.blog.cifor.org/congo To request media interviews, contact: Michelle Kovacevic at...
16 November 2012
November 16th, 2012: MEDIA ADVISORY. With food prices soaring and land available to grow new crops scarce, experts will gather on the side-lines of the U.N. climate summit to debate one of the most pressing issues facing...
12 September 2012
12 September 2012 BOGOR, Indonesia — Food security, forestry and climate change leading expert Peter Holmgren took the reins at the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) this week amid growing awareness...