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Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests

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This award honors individuals of vision, exemplary leadership, and action in the field of sustainable forest management. The intention is to inspire others, especially young people. Launched in 2011 at the 2nd APFW in Beijing, China, three Champions of Asia-Pacific Forests have so far been recognized for their outstanding contributions to forest management in the region, particularly in ways that have benefited poor and marginalized people and incorporated traditional knowledge into scientific or government-assisted initiatives.
Deadline: 25 April 2019

Creative Contests

As part of the APFW 2019, three contests will be held to recognize individuals who best showcase their creative and artistic talents in expressing the 2019 APFW theme of “Forests for peace and well-being”:


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Showcase your photography skills at the APFW 2019 photo contest. Use your camera lens to tell us how forests play a role in building peace and enhancing well-being.
Deadline: 25 April 2019

Artistic Poster

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Take us to your peaceful forests with your digital or hand drawings. Depict your creative perspective on why forests promote peace and well-being.
Deadline: 3 May 2019


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Create a 1-3 minute video that celebrates the positive dimensions of forests in the Asia-Pacific region.
Deadline: 3 May 2019

Winners will receive a travel sponsorship to participate in the APFW 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea, from 17-21 June 2019 as well as a special recognition during an APFW plenary session.

For inquiries, please contact apfw2019.contests@gmail.com

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Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2019

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