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Tropical Forest Alliance Annual Meeting 2019: Field Trip Bogota, Colombia

Extension: Call For proposals – Field Trip Bogota, Colombia

What and why?

 Are you interested in co-hosting a field trip to your project in Colombia, Peru or Brazil? These field trips will give participants the opportunity to experience first-hand the important work being done in the field to advance deforestation-free commodities.

We are seeking three to four field trips which address one of the 10 priorities outlined in the “Commodities and Forests Agenda 2020”. Read the Executive Summary-Commodities-Forests-Agenda-ENG Full Report here.

 

10 Priorities Tree

Please download and fill in the form below and send to TFA Latin America Regional Coordinator Fabíola Zerbini at fabiola.zerbini@tnc.org.

Benefits of Becoming a Field Trip Host

As a field trip organizes, you would have:

  • The opportunity to co-brand the field trip with TFA
  • The possibility to contribute to the thought leadership of the programme
  • Your work will be highlighted in TFA communications (to be defined) for the Annual Meeting 2019
  • An invitation to contribute an article posted on the TFA website in the run-up to or during to the AM 2019

Logistical Details

  • Recommended duration: 1-2 days including travel time.
  • Start date: 4 May
  • End date: 6 May (arrival in Bogota)

Costs

  • Participants will travel to and from the field trips at their own cost.
  • Participants can be asked to cover the cost of ground transportation, meals, and accommodation.

Please keep costs as low as possible to ensure high participation – the recommendation is no more than 500 USD per person departing from Bogota.

Roles of the TFA team

  • Support partners outreach (co-sign and circulate field trip invitations, etc.)
  • Provide consultation for the programme development
  • Provide communication support

Deadline for field trip proposal submission has been extended to:

15 February 2019

Download the proposal form: Field Trip Proposal Form.

For more infomation please contact: TFA Latin America Regional Coordinator Fabíola Zerbini at fabiola.zerbini@tnc.org.



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