Upcoming EVENTS

GLF at COP25: Climate Action in the Landscape

Follow the Global Landscapes Forum as we cover the UN climate change conference (COP25) from Madrid, Spain. We will be interviewing and engaging with government officials, international organizations and NGOs, youth, Indigenous leaders and researchers who will share their ideas to boost climate action within landscapes.


Nature-based solutions to help address the climate crisis are gaining traction. At UNFCCC COP25 in Madrid, CIFOR-ICRAF scientists will present evidence that highlights how forest conservation, agroforestry, sustainable peatland management, and control of wildfires can support both climate and development goals. The importance of social justice and gender-equitable approaches to climate action will also be showcased.


GLF Luxembourg 2019: Breakthroughs in Sustainable Finance

An annual meeting for finance leaders from around the world, this one-day event will help unlock the power of sustainable finance to transform food systems, restore landscapes, conserve the many benefits of biodiversity and more.

FOR EARTH’S SAKE: REDD+ and Local Livelihoods

The “For Earth’s Sake: REDD+ and local livelihoods” media workshop is an opportunity for mid to senior-level journalists to learn about the link between forests, peatlands, and REDD+ as a cost-efficient and important nature-based solution to mitigate climate change, as well as to improve local livelihoods.

GLF Accra 2019: Restoring Africa’s Landscapes – Uniting actions from above and below

Network with the people making a difference in improving lives and livelihoods. Hear updates from leaders of forest and landscape restoration initiatives on progress toward achieving the Bonn Challenge, the New York Declaration on Forests, and the AFR100 restoration goals.