Join us for the CV4C webinar series: Achievements, reflections and food for thought
If you have an interest in forest monitoring and learning first-hand about how forests in the Congo basin are managed for conservation, nature, economic development and livelihoods then we’d like to invite you to a webinar series taking place from 22-26 February 2021 via Zoom marking the end of the Citizen Voice for Change (CV4C) project.
During this webinar series, we will be looking at:
The challenges of making national civil society organisations involved in forest monitoring function more effectively and sustainably
In what ways can Independent Forest Monitoring become more responsive to the needs of its target audiences and decision makers?
What is the role and the power of networks and coalitions of interest in advocating for change and improvements in forest governance?
Synergies between wildlife protection and forest governance
Engagement with law enforcement agencies, the judiciary and the media
The daily webinars will focus on what has been accomplished and learnt over four years of the implementation of the Citizen Voices for Change (CV4C) Congo Basin Forest Monitoring project, implemented by national civil society organisations in the Congo Basin working in partnership with regional and international partners. Every day a different theme will be the focus of experience-sharing from key players involved in collecting information and evidence on logging and forest exploitation in Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon and the Republic of Congo. Five practitioner panels will share results and lessons from their engagement in strengthening the scope, quality and impact of independent forest monitoring in the Congo Basin.
These webinars are definitely not to be missed, and will be especially relevant for government officials, funding partners, Civil Society Organisations, international NGOs, private companies and regulators.
There is much to reflect on; much to share and much to celebrate so please join us!
Select your sessions
Feb 22: A means to an end or an end in itself?: The challenges of Organizational Development
Feb 23: Independent Forest Monitoring: Lessons learned and perspectives on target audiences and data quality
Feb 24: Strength in numbers: the power of networks and coalitions of interest
Feb 25: Closing the circle: Engagement with law enforcement agencies, the judiciary and the media
Feb 26: ‘A tale of two illegalities’: Synergies between wildlife protection and forest governance
If you wish to attend the 19th MoP of the CBFP and related events, please register before June 02, 2022 by completing the form below and clicking on the button “register”. It will not be possible to attend the meeting without a properly completed registration procedure.
We are pleased to hereby inform you that exhibition registration for the CBFP MoP19 is open. The exhibition space offers your organization the opportunity to present your work, initiatives, projects and expertise to the participants of the MoP19. Exhibitors are able to rent a stand package at set prices with options for customization and additional equipment. To register as Exhibitor at the 19th Meeting of Parties of the Congo Basin Forest Partnership (CBFP), please fill out this form online before May 30, 2022.
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