OCTF Annual Members Day

Past Event

02 March 2012, 3:00pm - 9:00pm


This day is hosted by the Oxford Centre for Tropical Forests

There will be eight presentations from member organisations from 2.30pm to 5.30pm, followed by a drinks reception and a chance to meet and chat with other members.

This will be a good opportunity to learn more about latest OCTF activities, opportunities and research and network with other OCTF members.

Venue: Halford Mackinder Lecture Theatre, OUCE, South Parks Road

Speakers and Topics:

  • Prof Steven Newman, Managing Director, BioDiversity International Ltd
    Understanding and maximising impact in tropical forestry interventions

  • Dr Dan Bebber, Head of Climate Change Research, Earthwatch
    Earthwatch forest projects

  • Dr Constance McDermott, Oxford Martin Senior Fellow in Forest Governance Group, Environmental Change Institute
    Forest Governance projects

  • Ms Bilge Daldeniz, Programme Manager, Sustainability Initiatives Support Programme, ProForest
    The ProForest Iniative

  • Dr Cecile Girardin, Postdoctoral Researcher, Environmental Change Institute
    GEMnet: providing a web-based platform for wider engagement with researchers working across continents

  • Nick Oakes, Environmental Economist, Global Canopy Programme
    Unlocking forest finance: the lack of REDD finance for forests and multi-revenue investment models for forests