Stories from the garden– watch GLF’s most dynamic discussions

Plantations International News Throughout the Worldwide Landscapes Online forum's very first Pecha Kucha Design Evening, seven speakers took the stage to discuss their stories in a brand-new format.Each speaker might use 20 slides, for 20 secs each-- no breaks, no chance to switch over in between slides. Slides were limited to photos and also graphs only, avoiding long texts and unlimited bullet factor lists.The result ? Seven dynamic presentations, recording individual stories and also innovative ideas. However see on your own ... Andrea Vasquez is a PhD pupil at the College of British Columbia and also an active member of the [...]

Land oppression at the heart of Indonesia’s deforestation predicament: Discussions at GLF

Plantations International News Picture: Rini Sulaiman/Norwegian Embassy/CIFORBy Fred Pearce. Initially released at WLE'S Thrive.Just what is the future for Indonesia as well as its gardens? The nation goes to a phenomenal minute. Under the brand-new democratic government of Joko Widodo, substantial locations of the nation's state lands, consisting of a few of the world's biggest staying exotic rain forests and also peatlands, might change hands in the next few years.Meanwhile, the currentwoodland fires as well as smoke from smouldering peatlands are activating a new round of international issue regarding just how to stop among the globe's largest all-natural carbon sinks providing [...]