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Country Led Initiatives in Support of IFF
"Putting the IPF Proposals for Action into Practice at the National Level" - Six-Country Initiative on, in support of Programme Element I.a. of the programme of work of the IFF. Sponsored by the Governments of Finland, Germany, Honduras, Indonesia, Uganda and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, in co-operation with the IFF Secretariat, UNDP and FAO Baden Baden, Germany 29 June-3 July 1998
"International Consultation on Research and Information Systems in Forestry" - Sponsored by Indonesia and Austria in cooperation with IUFRO, CIFOR, FAO and the IFF Secretariat Ort/Gmunden, Austria 7-10 September 1998
International Global Workshop on "Underlying Causes of Deforestation and Forest Degradation" - NGOs/Government of Costa Rica Initiative on to be hosted by Costa Rica and organized by NGOs and the Government of Costa Rica in cooperation with UNEP. Seven regional consultation meetings were held including one special meeting for indigenous people organization San Jose, Costa Rica 18-22 January 1999
"Expert group meeting on International arrangements and mechanisms to promote the management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests" - Sponsored by the Government of Costa Rica and Canada || Report to IFF

First expert meeting San Jose, Costa Rica

Regional consultations.

Final Expert Meeting, Ottawa, Canada

22-26 February 1999

Aug.-Oct. 1999

December 1999

International Experts Workshop and "In-depth Study on Forest Conservation and Protected Areas" - Sponsored by the Government of Australia || Report to IFF Canberra, Australia 9-11 September 1998
"International Expert Meeting on Forest Conservation and Protected Areas" - Sponsored by the USA and Brazil || Report to IFF San Juan, Puerto Rico 15-19 March 1999
"Study on the Global Outlook for Plantations" - Sponsored by Government of Australia in collaboration with Governments of Brazil, Chile, China, Japan, Fiji, Indonesia, New Zealand, Korea, South Africa, United Kingdom and United States of America and with the cooperation of CIFOR, FAO and the IFF Secretariat    
"International Expert Meeting on the Role of Planted Forests" - Sponsored by the Governments of Chile, Denmark, New Zealand and Portugal Santiago, Chile 6-9 April 1999
"International Meeting on Special Needs and Requirements of Developing Countries with Low Forest Cover and Unique Types of Forests", organized by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in cooperation with other interested countries and international organizations || Report to IFF Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran 4-8 October 1999

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