Thursday, 18 May 2017 (GMT+7)    09:00 - 09:30    Room: Ballroom

Welcoming address

The Global Landscapes Forum: Peatlands Matter thematic event in Jakarta will bring together leaders in community, policy, research, civil society, grassroots activism, academia and more to share their challenges, experiences and aspirations for negotiating complex solutions to peatlands management that acknowledge competing demands. Join the welcoming address as speakers share their expertise on peatlands along with their hopes for the event, raising questions to be discussed within the day’s diverse and interactive sessions.