Join the Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative(ELTI) at Yale University for  the eight-part webinar series:

Forest & landscape restoration in practice
Experiences from alumni of ELTI’s capacity development programs

July 2021 – March 2022
Free and open to the public

Register today to attend one or more of the sessions:

This series is hosted by the Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative at Yale University, in collaboration with the Tropical Forest Landscapes online certificate program.

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash


July 15, 2021: 11:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Project management for forest and landscape restoration
Panel of ELTI Alumni (2019-2020 Online Certificate Program)

  • Md. Ehsanul Hoque, National Officer (Environment), UNHCR, Bangladesh
  • Tharuka Dissanaike, Technical Advisor, UNDP, Sri Lanka
  • Cherif Djitte, Country Director, Trees for the Future, Senegal

Moderated by Gillian Bloomfield, Program Coordinator, Online Training, ELTI-YSE

Overview of monthly themes (subject to change):

July 15, 2021 – 11:00am EDT (UTC−04:00)
Program management for forest and landscape restoration

August 12, 2021 – 11:00am EDT (UTC−04:00)
Working with indigenous groups and traditional communities

September 9, 2021 – 11:00am EDT (UTC−04:00)
Agroecological production

October 14, 2021 – 11:00am EDT (UTC−04:00)
Restoration with native tree species

November 11, 2021 – 8:00pm EST* (UTC−05:00)
Working across sectors and stakeholders in the Philippines

*Note time change in the United States and different time to accommodate speakers in Asia

January 13, 2022 – 11:00am EST (UTC−05:00)
Business development and project management

February 10, 2022 – 11:00am EST (UTC−05:00)
Restoration for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

March 10, 2022 – 11:00am EST (UTC−05:00)
Discussion and reflections

More information

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