IUFRO News Vol. 41, Double Issue 11&12, December 2012
In addition to a series of interesting meeting reports that reflect the high level of activity in IUFRO Divisions, this issue informs about the renewed agreement between the Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management and IUFRO in which Austria confirms to continue the support for IUFRO. You will also find a call for session proposals for the 2014 IUFRO World Congress in Salt Lake City, USA, as well as a short summary of the successful launch of the latest GFEP assessment report entitled "Understanding Relationships between Biodiversity, Carbon, Forests and People: The Key to Achieving REDD+ Objectives" and the related policy brief, in Doha, Qatar, on Forest Day 6. Of course, there is also information on vacancies, courses, publications and upcoming events.