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Archive for February, 2013

IUFRO-UNRI Urban Forestry News – February 2013

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013


International Conference ‘Urban Forests and Political Ecologies – Celebrating Transdisciplinarity’
Toronto, 18-20 April 2013

A detailed preliminary programme for this conference, also co-hosted by the IUFRO group, is now available at http://www.ufpe.ca/UFPE/Home.html.

15th European Forum on Urban Forestry – ‘The Walking Urban Forest: a dynamic green infrastructure for our cities’.
Milan, Italy, 7-10 May 2013

The website for this event, co-hosted by our IUFRO group, is now updated, see http://www.emonfur.eu/pagina.php?sez=91&pag=554&label=EFUF+2013. The call for abstracts will be opened soon.

2013 National Outdoor Recreation Conference & The IUFRO Conference on Forests for People

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

An exciting and unique joint forum…  2013 National Outdoor Recreation Conference & The IUFRO Conference on Forests for People Traverse City, Michigan, USA – May 19-23, 2013

These two educational programs will be seamlessly blended, while still retaining the individual identity of the two host organizations. The conference will offer several plenary sessions and field workshops, along with separate concurrent sessions tailored to the themes of each conference. One registration and one fee will cover both sessions. Participants will have more opportunities to make a presentation and a wider variety of learning experiences.

For more information, please visit http://www.recpro.org/2013-sorp-ffp-conference

University of Copenhagen – Assistant Professor Opening

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture with special responsibilities.  The Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, Faculty of Sciences, University of Copenhagen invites applications for a position as Assistant professor of Landscape Architecture with special responsibilities within nature and human health relations from 01.04.2013 or as soon as possible thereafter. The position is limited to 4 years.

For more information, please visit  http://www.ku.dk/stillinger/vip/

15th European Forum on Urban Forestry – May 2013

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Abstracts for presentations at the 15th European Forum on Urban Forestry in Milan (7-10 May 2013) can be submitted through February 28th.  For more information and guidelines visit: http://www.emonfur.eu/pagina.php?sez=91&pag=561&label=Abstract+and+poster+submission