The Second General Assembly of the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020

Start date 18 Mar 2017 - 22 Mar 2017

Start time08:00 BRST - 18:00 BRST
Organised by: Tropical Forest Alliance 2020
Location: Brasilia, Brazil

In collaboration with the TFA 2020 partners, the TFA 2020 Secretariat will host its second annual General Assembly in Brasilia, Brazil. The programme will be organised over 5 days with a number of optional components. See below the breakdown of the programme.

Optional Field Trips organised by partners – 17/18 – 20 March

TFA 2020 partners will have an opportunity to participate in field trips to TFA 2020 partner projects in the region of Brazil and Paraguay.

Partner side meetings – 20 March 14.00 – 18.00

TFA 2020 welcomes partners to host side-events ahead of the kick of the General Assembly on Monday at Royal Tulip Hotel, Brasilia between 14.00 and 18.00 on Monday 20th March, 2017. For more information or to communicate  about your event to the TFA 2020 partners, please contact Patricia Ohnmacht at patricia.ohnmacht@weforum.org

Welcome Reception & Dinner co-hosted with Conservation International – 20 March

TFA 2020 Second General Assembly will formally begin on the evening of 20 March with a TFA 2020 partner reception and welcome dinner for all of those invited and registered to attend  the invitation-only meeting on 22 March.

International Forest Day open for public upon registration – 21 March

The International Forest Day will be a full day conference of TFA 2020 Partners and Friends, bringing together over 200 representatives of government, business, civili society, international organisations and local communities to come together to share knowledge and best practices in advancing our journey toward deforestation-free supply chains. The programme will include two High-Level panel with special focus on our host country, Brazil and their national and sub-national work towards deforestation. In addition, six knowledge exchange sessions will be hosted by TFA 2020 partners, running simultaneously three at a time; also TFA 2020 partner will host sessions showcasing impactful ways of using innovative and technological solutions to transform the landscape, referred to as “innovation/technology corner”. See the full programme of the Knowledge Exchange sessions here. The International Forest Day is open to all TFA 2020 partners and friends upon registering here.

Knowledge Exchange Hosts

TFA 2020 Partner General Assembly – 22 March

The final piece of the programme of the TFA 2020 General Assembly will be devoted to the strategic TFA 2020 agenda,  gathering individual representatives of the TFA 2020 partner organisations to discuss the Industry 2020 agenda and TFA 2020 Regional and Strategic Initiatives. If you would like to learn more about this day and/or seek an invitation for your organisation, please reach out to Patricia Ohnmacht at patricia.ohnmacht@weforum.org 


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If you are interested in hosting a side event or have any questions on the programme, please contact the Secretariat at tfa2020@weforum.org

The Second General Assembly of the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020

Tropical Forest Alliance 2020

18 Mar 2017 - 22 Mar 2017

Location: Brasilia, Brazil

In collaboration with the TFA 2020 partners, the TFA 2020 Secretariat will host its second annual General Assembly in Brasilia, […]