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Forest Trends’ 20th Anniversary Celebration

Anderson House - The Society of the Cincinnati, 2118 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008

For two decades, Forest Trends has pioneered the idea that creating economic value in our forests and natural ecosystems is one of the most powerful strategies for protecting them. That idea has taken us to incredible places. We incubated a fledgling movement promoting “natural infrastructure” for water and climate security in Peru that is now national policy. We’ve helped […]


Environmental Markets and Finance Summit

Mandarin Oriental, 1330 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, D.C.

Join AEMI and Forest Trends for a high-level gathering of public, private, and philanthropic communities in forestry, carbon, ecological restoration, water resources management, and corporate sustainability. Connect and network with leaders from corporations, local, state and federal agencies, regulators, consultants, providers, and users of offsets, policymakers, nonprofits and universities. This working summit will advance natural infrastructure and tools that […]


Tools for Designing and Implementing Green Infrastructure for the Latin American Water Sector; an update on Course Edition V.

Global, Training Course

Forest Trends, the Latin American Association of Water Regulators (ADERASA), and EcoDecision are pleased to announce a training series on the practical application of green infrastructure for water utilities and regulators in Latin America. Water professionals and their allies working on green infrastructure projects and policies in Latin America are cordially invited to register for […]


World Water Week 2019

Stockholm, Sweden

This year, from August 25-30, World Water Week brings water security and stability to the forefront of the global stage. This year, Forest Trends joins a discussion panel, Towards a Working Market for Green Infrastructure, August 29. Representing Forest Trends, Boris Ochoa-Tocachi from Imperial College London will be in Stockholm this week. This session will highlight developments […]


Webinar: Delivering on Supply Chain Commitments


Delivering on Supply Chain Commitments: Closing the Accountability Loop in 2020 and Beyond The past two years have seen rapid progress in the emergence of norms and best practices for setting and implementing commitments to eliminate deforestation, ecosystem conversion, and human rights abuses from supply chains. There has also been a proliferation of tools and approaches […]

Biodiversity Climate Communities Forests

A Journey down the Mekong with Forest Trends

Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the majesty and mystery of the Mekong River and Region in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos with a unique group of experts who are working here to combat the impacts of deforestation and climate change, protect biodiversity, and partner with indigenous communities to protect their homeland. Our itinerary includes two […]


Timber Regulation Enforcement Exchange, London

London, UK

Forest Trends has been working with officials from the EU Member States, Australia and the United States (US) Lacey enforcement agencies over the last seven years to further understanding of complex high-risk supply chains for wood products and to support coordinated implementation of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Act (ILPA), […]


BBOP15: BBOP Final Conference

Caisse des Dépôts, 15 quai Anatole France, 75007 Paris

BBOP will hold its final conference in Paris for up to 180 people on 27-29 November 2018. The event will provide high visibility for industry, financial institutions and governments and offer tremendous learning opportunities for delegates to examine the future direction of managing biodiversity related risk and opportunity around the world. That conference is scheduled to […]


Timber Regulation Enforcement Exchange, Hamburg

Hamburg, Germany

Since 2012, Forest Trends and Chatham House have been working with officials from EU Member States and US Lacey enforcement agencies, to further understanding of complex high-risk supply chains for wood products and support coordinated implementation of the EU Timber Regulation and US Lacey Act. These two workstreams have merged into a process called the […]


World Water Week 2018: Water, Ecosystems, and Human Development

City Conference Centre, Drottninggatan 71b, Stockholm, Sweden

Join Forest Trends and our partners at the following sessions: An Action Agenda for Green Infrastructure Sunday 26 August | 09.00-10.30 | Room: NL 253 Forest Trends / Nature Insurance Value: Assessment and Demonstration Project Consortium / Deltares / The Nature Conservancy / Alliance for Global Water Adaptation / Stockholm International Water Institute / ICATALIST […]