Yitagesu T. Tegegne will have the public defence of his doctoral thesis title: FLEGT and REDD+ synergies and impacts in the Congo Basin: lessons for global forest governance mechanisms. His Opponent will be Doctor Christian Pilegaard Hansen, Associate Professor at Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Time: 16 of December at 12:00Venue: UH Main Building, 3rd floor, Auditorium XIII (Unioninkatu 34)
As part of the formal activities VITRI organised a mini-seminar titled: Glass half full or half empty? Reflections on the implementation of Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) under the EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan. The keynote speaker is Prof. Pilegaard with a commentary by Dr. Fobissie Kalame, VITRI.
Time: Thursday, December 15 (10:15 – 12:30).Venue: Lecture Hall B4, UH, Viikki Campus (Latokartanonkaari 9)