timber legality research symposium
october 17, 2018
The symposium is a showcase of research on timber legality. Scientific findings will be relevant for:
civil society stakeholders
The Timber Legality Research Symposium is an output of ProdJus (Supranational Forest Governance in an Era of Globalising Wood Production and Justice Politics) and will be held in association with the FLARE network (Forests & Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement) and adjacent to the FLARE Annual Meeting October 17-20, 2018.
Senior Fellow in Forest Governance and Leader of Ecosystems Governance Group
University of Oxford
Distinguished Faculty Professor of Public Policy and Governance
University of Amsterdam
European Organisation of the Sawmill Industry
Director of the Timber Validation Department
Ghana Forestry Commission
Environmental and Social Activist
(former Campaigns Co-ordinator, FERN)
Vice-Director of Regulations and Legal Advocacy
Association of Indonesian Furniture and Handicraft Industry (HIMKI)
Yitagesu Tekle Tegegne
European Forest Institute
PANEL & PRESENTATION DETAILS
Search by title, last name, abstract term or presentation number / session number (eg. 1.2)
Panel and presentation details are still tentative.
This is a paperless event. Use this website for all the information you need.
Please consider bringing your own refillable water bottle. The tap water in Copenhagen is delicious.
Please see our detailed logistics document for more on accommodation recommendations.
University of Copenhagen
Thorvaldsensvej 40, Frederiksberg
Lunch and refreshments:
Will be provided. Please state any dietary restrictions at the time of registration.
We don't provide a facility to apply for financial assistance for participants.
Please indicate at the time of registration if you would like a written invitation from the University of Copenhagen to support your visa application. We will send a formal letter of invitation to you within 2 weeks of requesting it and up to August 30. Please register early if need to obtain a visa.
Getting to the venue on transit:
From Forum Station, walk 10 minutes East on Rosenørns Alle
Get ready for technology:
We will use Sli.do to assist interaction in plenary sessions. There is no software to install, but you might want to check it out in advance. You can use it on your smartphone, tablet or computer.
Questions can be addressed to:
Christian Pilegaard Hansen
University of Copenhagen