Call for papers| Taking stock of work and employment research in the forest sector| Forest Policy and Economics

Deadline: 30 November 2024. I. Background Work and employment generated in the forest sector play a vital role in improving livelihoods and the well-being of people, many of whom are in rural areas across the globe. The sector covers several classifications of economic activities such as forestry and logging, manufacturing of wood and products of wood, manufacturing of pulp, paper and products of paper, and further extends to agroforestry and mangrove forests.  The characteristics

Call for Abstract|2024 Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference

Deadline: 19 January 2024 Abstract Submission is Now Open for the 2024 Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference, to be held May 13-16, 2024 in Columbia, Missouri, USA. I. About the conference Hosted by the University of Missouri's Center for Agroforestry, the 2024 Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference is a joint meeting of the Short Rotation Woody Crops Operations Working Group and the Poplar and Willow Council of Canada that will bring together members

Call for Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentation| 2023 Food Safety Conference of the African Continental Association for Food Protection (ACAFP)

Deadline: 15 July 2023 The 2023 Food Safety Conference of the African Continental Association for Food Protection (ACAFP) will take place in-person in Accra, Ghana from the 7th – 9th November 2023. I. Background Africans suffer the highest burden of foodborne diseases worldwide with an estimated 137,000 deaths and over 91 million illnesses annually. This has huge ramifications on Africa’s economy with estimated losses of $16 billion in annual productivity. Therefore, f

Call for papers: Targeting of the Poor| Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD| University of Arizona

Deadline: 01 August 2023 The Initiative for Agency and Development at the University of Arizona, and the Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD have launched a call for papers on cutting-edge applied evaluation research on targeting of the poor and ultra-poor. The institutions are co-organizing a conference, Targeting of the Poor, at the University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 8-9 November 2023. The conference will provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the cutting-edge appli

Call for papers: Sustainable and Innovative Structures with Bio-Based Materials

Deadline: 31 August 2023 The utilization of bio-based materials in modern building construction is a viable solution to global housing shortages, while at the same time contributing to the mitigation of global warming and achieving carbon neutrality. The special issue of the Engineering Journal “Sustainable and Innovative Structures with Bio-Based Materials” aims to attract global researchers, manufacturers and practitioners to showcase the state-of-the-art, latest innovative stru

Call For Abstracts | XXVI IUFRO Congress in Stockholm, Sweden, 23 – 29 June 2024

Deadline: 2 June 2023 The Congress Scientific Committee (CSC) is pleased to announce that the Call for Abstracts for the XXVI IUFRO Congress in Stockholm, Sweden, 23 – 29 June 2024, is open and welcomes submissions of abstracts for presentations in sub-plenary, technical and poster sessions. I. Submission To submit your abstract, please take the following steps: 1) Consult the list of sessions HERE 2) Submit your abstract HERE  You will be required to insert a titl

Call for Abstracts| World Forum on Urban Forests 2023

Deadline: 17 February 2023       The submission of voluntary presentations and posters for the 2nd World Forum on Urban Forests is now open! The 2nd edition of WFUF will take place in Washington DC, from 16 to 20 October 2023.  The overall theme will be: Greener, Healthier and Happier Cities for All. This theme was chosen to highlight the importance of building inclusive and accessible cities where the goods and services of urban forests and trees ar

Call for Papers: Parasitic Flowering Plants in Forests| Botany journal

Deadline: 06 March 2023 Botany journal is now accepting papers for a new special issue on Parasitic Plants research including conservation, anatomy, physiology, ecology, management of unbalanced host-parasite relationships, and more. Parasitic flowering plants are diverse in their morphology, with versatile physiological strategies and convoluted evolutionary histories. They can cause extensive negative and positive impacts to many ecological processes, as well as affect ecosystem pro

Competition| Call For Submissions| UNCTAD-AIB Award-For Research On Investment And Development.

Deadline: 31 March 2023     The UNCTAD Division of Investment and Enterprise (DIAE) and the Academy of International Business (AIB) have jointly established an award for the best young academic research work on international investment and development. The award is intended for PhD students or early career researchers with no more than five years of full-time work experience. UNCTAD and AIB invite contributions that provide state-of-the-art knowledge and understanding of

Call for Abstracts: The International Boreal Forest Research Association Conference 28-31 August 2023

Deadline: 15 January 2023 The submission process for abstracts is now open. We invite abstract submissions for both oral and poster presentations. Please submit your abstract by 15 January 2023 by filling out a form here. I. Theme Abstracts should contribute to the conference theme: “Climate resilient and sustainable forest management” and one of the subthemes: Decision support tools and solutions for sustainable forestry Understanding linkages between ecosystem proc

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