The Day

AGENDA

Thursday, 18 May 2017

07:30 - 09:00

Registration and coffee

09:00 - 10:30

Opening plenary roundtable

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Why peatlands matter: Sharing lessons, best practices and the latest research from around the world

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:30

The science behind peatlands

  • “Black gold” for climate mitigation? The rediscovered carbon stocks in tropical wetlands and peatlands

  • Peatland fires, haze and health

    UNEP
  • People and livelihoods: Conservation and restoration pathways to sustainability

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30

Peatlands at the local level

  • Accelerating action: Indonesian national dialogue on peatlands restoration

  • Youth and peatlands: APRM IFSA national youth meeting

17:30 - 19:00

Peat meet and greet