News and Events

A blog about science and policy developments on land use, livelihoods, and climate change in the tropical forest margins, featuring ASB research.
  • Wed, 11/21/2012 - 01:34  

    Venue: Qatar National Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar

    Hosted by the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and International Fund for Agricultural development (IFAD), this side event will discuss sustainable use of biofuels in the context of development, environment,...


     
  • Wed, 11/21/2012 - 01:20  

    Venue: EU Pavilion, Qatar National Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar

    The European Commission, The James Hutton Institute and the ASB Partnership for the Forest Tropical Margins at the World Agroforestry Centre will discuss the question: Will REDD be a short-lived hype or will it succeed in...


     
  • Wed, 11/21/2012 - 01:01  

    The International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) in partnership with the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and the ASB Partnership for the Forest Tropical Margins at the World Agroforestry centre (ASB-ICRAF) will hold a panel discussion based on recent findings from a study on private sector engagement....


     
  • Mon, 10/15/2012 - 16:00  

    Date: 3 December, 2012

    Venue: Renaissance Doha City Center Hotel

    Location: Doha, Qatar

    Are you interested in the links between agriculture, climate change and food security, and the role of rural...


     
  • Fri, 10/12/2012 - 20:31  

    Parallel session 1: 11.00-12.30

    Hosts
    World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)

    There are various drivers of deforestation in nature and these drivers interact at various levels and places in different ways. Also, these drivers are evolving in complex...