The IFSA Board is composed by the Direction and the Council. It gathers seven members called the IFSA 7. They are elected for a period of one year to lead the association and ensure that IFSA mission and statutes are followed.
The Vice president supports and coordinates all the officials and is always open-minded for new IFSA opportunities.
I look forward to continuing IFSA’s engagement across international fora, promoting cultural inclusion and continuing the discussion of strengthening the future of forestry education.
For this upcoming year I will be your treasurer and my goal is to ensure that our bookkeeping and working method are reliable. Also integrating new forms of payment will be crucial for the future of our partnerships.
As executive Secretary I will run this year the international office in Freiburg/Germany. I am the first contact person to every IFSA external person regarding requests, this means managing mails, post and keeping the archive up to date.
The council is responsible for admitting new members and judging the sustainability of members and applicants, evaluate the IFSA-Annual Report & Financial Report for the General Assembly, advising and supervision of all organs and bodies of IFSA, ensuring that officials are fulfilling their duties…
Regions: Asia-Pacific | North America
Commissions: Communication | Fundraising
As the Head of Council for this year, I will consolidate the activities and projects of the Council, Commissions, and Regional Representatives in line with Statutes. I will channel my focus on Communication and Fundraising Commissions.
Regions: Northern Africa | Northern Europe
Commissions: International Processes Commission (IPC) | IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress Commission
As Statutes Councillor, I am thrilled to continue working with commissions on providing unique, relevant opportunities for student’s exposure to international policy and research. Additionally, it is my aim to strengthen the Northern Europe and Africa regions and lead a sizable restructuring of our Statutes to ensure they provides guidance and clarity to IFSA’s long term vision.
Regions: Southern Europe | Southern Africa
Commissions: Professional Development | Forest Education
Hello IFSA friends, my name is Sarah and I am membership councilor 2016-2017. It is my fervent hope and aim to instill good communication, motivation and oneness, these are necessities.