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Tentative Agenda for the Global Workshop

Monday,
18 January

9:00 Plenary: Formal opening of the workshop

9:00 Brief word of welcome by co-chairs of the global workshop

9:15 Opening Statements by President Rodriguez of Costa Rica, Klaus Toepfer, Executive Director of UNEP and Bagher Asadi, Co-chair of the Intergovernmental Forum on Forests

10:15 Break

10:30 Presentation by CIFOR of the in-depth analysis of underlying causes prepared for UNEP

11:15 Parallel poster presentations of the reports of the regional processes and workshops (in 4 groups)

13:15 Lunch

14:15 Parallel poster presentations of the reports of the regional processes and workshops (in 4 groups)

16:15 Break

16:30 First session of parallel working groups: Priorities in addressing the main Underlying Causes of forest loss

18:00 closing

Tuesday,
19 January

9:00 Plenary discussion on basis of feedback from the parallel working groups

10:00 Second session of parallel working groups: Developing solution-oriented approaches to Underlying Causes of forest loss

12:30 lunch

14:00 Third session of parallel working groups: Developing solution-oriented approaches to Underlying Causes of forest loss

16:00 Break

16:30 Plenary discussion on basis of feedback from the parallel working groups

18:00 closing

18:30 Reception

Wednesday,
20 January

9:00 Fourth session of parallel working groups: Developing solution-oriented approaches to Underlying causes of forest loss

12:30 lunch

14:00 Fifth session of parallel working groups: Drafting Recommendations on addressing Underlying Causes

15:30 Break

16:00 Plenary: Reports from the parallel working groups followed by discussion

18:00 closing

Thursday,
21 January

Full day excursion

A drafting committee will stay and work all day on a draft summary report, which will be disseminated amongst the participants in the evening

Friday,
22 January

9:00 Plenary: Discussion on the draft summary report of the meeting

13:00 lunch

14:00 Closing Plenary

14:00 Reflections on the summary report by Ian Johnson, Vice-President, The World Bank

14:30 Reflections on the summary report by David Harcharik, Deputy Director-General, FAO

15:00 Discussion

16:00 Break

16:15 Closing statements by Elizabeth Odio, Minister of the Environment of Costa Rica and Illka Ristimaki, IFF co-chair, and formal presentation of the final summary report

17:15 Closing

Saturday,
23 January

9:30 Informal Roundtable Debate between the Steering Committee and the Interagency Task Force on Forests on the implementation of the results of the workshop

 

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