EFIMED Annual Meeting – opportunity to attend

The European Forest Institute Mediterranean Regional Office (EFIMED) will be holding their annual meeting in Calabria Italy 7-9th of November 2016. The topic for the event is: Smart Mediterranean Forestry, bioeconomy and social integration. More information about the event and program can be found here.

IFSA has been invited and sponsored by EFIMED to attend the EFIMED annual meeting and will be sending one delegate who will have all expenses covered during the event and a flight/travel subsidy of up to € 250. During the event the delegate will be expected to assist the organizers with simple tasks (registration, carrying the microphone, etc.). The successful applicant will be an acting representative of IFSA and will be required to write a short summary report about the event for IFSA. Additional IFSA members may attend the event for a reduced fee of 65 € as well as a reduced accommodation fee.

If you would like to participate please send a letter explaining your motivation to attend along with a letter verifying that you are a member of a LC signed by your LC president to Emilio (LO EFI) on efi.lo@ifsa.net. If you are not selected for the role of delegate, please state if you would instead like to attend for the reduced self-funded rate. The deadline for applications is Sunday, October 23th, 2016 at 23:00 (+2 UTC).

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to email  efi.lo@ifsa.net.

I'm Jesse and I was the IFSA President for the 2016-2017 year. I am an Australian, based with the University of Melbourne Forest Ecosystems Student Society (FESS) LC, who studied a masters in forestry and I now work in forest policy.