TROPICAL FOREST ALLIANCE 2020

Second General Assembly 21 – 22 March 2017

Royal Tulip Brasilia Alvorada Brazil

 

International Forest Day, 21 March 2017

09:00 - 11:00 OPENING PLENARY (Plenary Room)

 

  • Welcome

Marco Albani, Director, TFA 2020 Secretariat

 

  • Opening Keynotes

HE Sarney Filho, Minister of Environment, Brazil

HE Henri Djombo, Minister of Agriculture, Republic of Congo

 

  • Panel Discussion: Partnering for deforestation free commodities in Latin America

Mauricio Antonio Lopes, President, Embrapa

Marcelo Vieira, President, Sociedade Rural Brasileira

Leonardo Fleck, Biologist, Administrator, and Economist, Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation Marcelo Furtado, Executive Director, Instituto Arapyau (Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture)

Mark Murphy, Global Head for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Corporate Affairs Vice President, Cargill

Juliana Santiago, Head of Department, Amazon Fund, BNDES

Moderator: Isabella Freire Vitali, Country Director, Proforest

 

11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK (foyer)

Innovative Solutions: Tech & Art for Nature: Presenting SustainaDrone

11:30 - 13:00 KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE BREAKOUTS

 

Role of Government in deforestation-free production NICFI

(Room A)

Power of Women and Indigenous Peoples to achieve better growth with forests

UNDP

(Room B)

Forest risk in supply chains - a dialogue on how to practically manage risks

Rainforest Alliance

(Room C)

 

13:00 - 14:00 NETWORKING LUNCH (Foyer)

13:00 – 13:30 Innovative Solutions: TRASE in Brazil; transparency for deforestation-free economy

13:30 – 13:40 Innovative Solutions: Latin America through Global Forest Watch

 

14:00 - 15:30 KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE BREAKOUTS

 

 

Beyond the Buzz: Designing an effective jurisdictional approach to address deforestation

WWF

(Room A)

Smallholders Engagement in Deforestation-Free Value Chains

 

IDH

(Room B)

Implementation of deforestation-free commitments by the private sector – what is the status and how can it be accelerated?

TNC

(Room C)

 

 

15:30 - 16:00 REFLECTION KEY NOTES

HE Vidar Helgesen, Minister of Climate and Environment, Norway

Pedro Taques, Governor of Mato Grosso, Brazil

 

16:00 - 16:30 COFFEE BREAK (Foyer)

16:00 – 16:30 Innovative Solutions: Rainforest Connection

16:30 - 18:00 CLOSING PLENARY (Plenary Room)

  • Panel Discussion: Supporting jurisdictional leadership in net zero deforestation through sustainable value chains

Justiniano Netto, Secretary of Green Municipalities Program of Pará Justin Adams, Global Managing Director Lands, The Nature Conservancy Nurdiana Darus, Southeast Asia Director, Rainforest Alliance

Leonardo Lima, Director of Corporate Sustainability, McDonald’s Latin America

Prof. Daddy Ruhyat, Chairman of the Provincial Climate Change Council (DDPI) of East Kalimantan and a professor in forest soils at the Forestry Faculty of Mulawarman University, Indonesia Moderator: Kavita Prakash-Mani, Practice Leader, Markets, WWF International

 

  • Meeting Close

Lexine Hansen, Senior Advisor, USAID & Chairperson, TFA 2020

 

18:00              COCKTAIL RECEPTION (Foyer)

18:00 – 18:30 Innovative Solutions: Land Use Change Monitoring Within Production Landscapes

18:30 – 19:00 Innovative Solutions: The BigChain Tool

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