Investment Forum – Mobilizing private investment in trees and landscape restoration in Africa

25 - 27 May 2011,

The World bank, with support from the Program on Forests (PROFOR), and in collaboration with the World Agroforestry Center, the World Conservation Union (IUCN), and EcoAgriculture Partners, will convene an Investment Forum in Nairobi on May 25-27 on mobilizing private investments in agroforestry, sustainable forest management, and in reforesting degraded lands in Africa. The Forum will be an important milestone leading up to the UNFCCC climate change talks scheduled for December 2011 in Durban.