This conference will be held on 18 & 19 October, 2017 in Edinburgh. It brings together people from diverse research areas and from business, policy and practice – all with the common goal of tackling Valuing Nature challenges. Come along to hear the latest research findings on this dynamic arena of research and practice and share your own innovations, ideas and questions.
The conference IUFRO 8.01.02 Forest Landscape Ecology Conference under the theme The Green-Blue Nexus: Forests, Landscapes and Services will take place on 24-27 September 2017 in Halle, Germany. Now abstracts are open to submit for IUFRO LE 2017-2 session on “Ecosystem Services in Changing Forested Landscapes: tradeoffs and land use options at different scales”. [Read more…] about Call for abstracts IUFRO 8.01.02
In this webinar, Lisa Wainger of the University of Maryland and David Ervin of Portland State University will discuss findings of a recent Council on Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics report, The Valuation of Ecosystem Services from Farms and Forests, which resulted from an interdisciplinary project that they co-chaired. [Read more…] about Webinar on Valuation of Ecosystem Services from Farms and Forests
IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management, West & Central Asia is organizing International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecosystem and Climate Change in collaboration with Department of Zoology, University of Karachi from July 25-27, 2017 at the University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan.
The knowledge-sharing event is on the topic From Payments to Co-investments in Ecosystem Services held by The International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF). (ICRAF)-World Agroforestry Centre of the CGIAR system –has worked on operationalising payments for ecosystem services (PES) schemes in Asia, since 2002, throughthe IFAD-funded Rewarding Upland Poor for Environmental Services (RUPES)project phase I (2002-2005) and phase II (2008-2012), and the subsequent IFAD-funded project called Climate-smart, tree-based, co-investment in adaptation an mitigation in Asia(Smart-Tree Invest), which was recently completed in March 2017.