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23 August 2019

5th Annual FLARE Meeting

Join FLARE for a few warm summer days in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to collectively reflect on the ways in which FLARE has revealed and produced new knowledge about forests and livelihoods.

Photo: Annie Spratt / Unsplash

Join FLARE: Forests & Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement, on August 23-25 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to collectively reflect on the ways in which FLARE has revealed and produced new knowledge about forests and livelihoods. Keynote speakers are Cristina Coc, the director and co-founder of the Julian Cho Society, and David Kaimowitz who leads the Ford Foundation‘s work on natural resources and climate change.

Meeting Themes

  • 5 Years of FLARE: Themes, Change, and Lessons Learned
  • Acknowledging Failure: Learning From Perverse Outcomes and Unintended Feedbacks
  • Beyond the Household: Measuring the Impacts of Forest Change on Communities, Economies, and Ecologies
  • Environmental Ethics, Equity, Justice, and Activism
  • Forests and Livelihoods as Complex Socio-ecological
  • Ecosystems
  • Forests and the SDGs
  • And many more!

Registration and more information!

Times

From 23 August 2019 to 25 August 2019

Venue

The Dana Building, University of Michigan, 440 Church Street, Ann Arbor

Hosted by

flare.network@umich.edu

Overview

 

Key Dates
February 8 Call for abstracts distributed
May 1 Abstracts and financial assistance requests due
May 14 Decision Notifications
May 15 – June 1 Earlybird registration
June 2-July 1 Regular registration period
July 2- August 10 Extended registration for observers
Aug 10-23 Late registration
July 7 (approx.) Draft program shared with participants
July 21 (approx.) Conference room blocks released (book your accommodation early!)

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