Thursday, 18 May 2017 (GMT+7)    16:00 - 17:30    Room: Breakout Room 2 (Ballroom 2)

Youth and peatlands: Asia Pacific Regional Meeting of the International Forestry Students Association

Host:  IFSA

IFSA LC-IPB join the Global Landscapes Forum to host their Asia Pacific Regional Meeting. The youth delegation will engage in capacity building around employing the landscape approach to peatlands management. Youth representatives will develop tangible action plans, campaigns and initiatives at the local, national and international levels to integrate and mainstream youth involvement in peatlands management in tandem with their regional counterparts through iterative and participatory learning processes.

About IFSA: The International Forestry Students’ Association is a non political, non religious and not for profit organization that brings together forestry students from all over the world in a wide spectrum of activities. For more information, please visit:

This session will be in English. Simultaneous Indonesian translation will be available.