Professor Tony Simons, Director General of World Agroforestry (ICRAF), visits SLU.
In conjunction to the visit, Professor Simons will contribute to a seminar about resilient landscapes. SLU researchers will also present relevant contributions, followed by discussions.
More information and detailed programme will come.
Coffee will be served at 9.00, the seminar starts at 9.30.
Coffee is served from 9 am.
9.30 Welcome and Introduction
9.35 Opportunities in building resilience in degraded watersheds: experience from the field in African context. Jennie Barron, Dept. of Soil and Environment
9.55 The transformative power of trees: Landscape restoration for carbon and water. Ulrik Ilstedt, Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management
10.15 Diversified agricultural landscapes for resilient pest control. Mattias Jonsson, Dept. of Ecology
10.35 Smallholder landscapes: understanding land use practices and dynamics of change. Kristina, Marquardt, Dept. Urban and Rural Development
10.55 Presentation Tony Simons, CIFOR-ICRAF
12 .00 Concluding remarks and thank you
Professor Tony Simons.
World Agroforestry (ICRAF)