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Kyoto now:

ACT 01

Video series from inspiring leaders aimed at sparking conversation and action. Four segments, on climate, landscapes, lifestyles and rights, each followed by live Q+A with special guests.

Kyoto GMT +9
22:00-23:30
Climate segment LIVE NOW
Streaming from Bonn, Germany
23:00-23:30
Live Q&A LIVE NOW
  • Sabine Fuss

    Head of working group on Sustainable Resource Management and Global Change
    Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change

  • Silvia Abruscato

    Junior researcher in the Resilience Programme
    European Forest Institute

23:30-01:00
Landscape segment LIVE NOW
Streaming from Bonn, Germany
Kyoto GMT +9
00:30-01:00
Live Q&A LIVE NOW
01:00-02:30
Lifestyle segment LIVE NOW
Streaming from Bonn, Germany
02:00-02:30
Live Q&A LIVE NOW
02:30-04:00
Rights segment LIVE NOW
Streaming from Bonn, Germany
03:30-04:00
Live Q&A LIVE NOW
04:00-07:45
Re-Run Video address from Climate, Landscapes, Lifestyle and Rights segments LIVE NOW

ACT 02

GLF Kyoto 2019 broadcast live from the conference venue.

Kyoto GMT +9
07:45-08:30
Registration LIVE NOW
08:30-09:30
Opening Plenary LIVE NOW
  • Robert Nasi

    Director General
    Center for International Forestry Research

  • Daisaku Kadokawa

    Mayor of Kyoto

  • Mary Robinson

    Former President of the Republic of Ireland & Former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

  • Hiroto Mitsugi

    Assistant Director-General of Forestry Department
    FAO

  • Toru Hayami

    Representative director
    Forest Revitalization Systems Co. Ltd. Deputy representative of FSC Japan

  • Mie Asaoka

    President and CEO
    Kiko Network, attorney at Law, NPO法人気候ネットワーク代表・弁護士

  • Kosuke Mizuno

    Professor of Development Studies
    Kyoto University, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

  • Komal Kumar

    Youth Competition Winner
    GLF Kyoto 2019

09:30-10:30
From Climate and Sustainable Development Goal Commitments to Action on the Ground: Scaling up the contribution of forests, sustainable forest products and climate-resilient land use LIVE NOW
  • Haruo Sawada

    Director General
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)

  • Kanako Morita

    United Nations University-Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)

  • Brian Johnson

    Research Manager
    Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)

  • Gerhard Dieterle

    Executive Director
    International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)

  • Takahiro Morita

    Senior Deputy Director General
    Group Director for Forestry and Nature Conservation, Global Environmental Department, JICA

  • Heru Santoso

    Vice Chairman
    Matsushita Gobel Foundation

  • Yasuko Inoue

    Senior Researcher
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)

International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) with Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Panasonic Manufacturing Indonesia, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Japan Public-Private Platform for REDD+, Kanematsu Corporation, Matsushita Gobel Foundation
10:30-12:00
Spotlight on the journey and implementation of REDD+ across the tropics LIVE NOW
  • Emmanuela Shinta

    CEO & Executive Director
    Ranu Welum Foundation

  • Amy Duchelle

    Senior Scientist in the Climate Change, Energy & Low Carbon Development Team
    CIFOR

  • Gita Syahrani

    Head of Secretariat
    Sustainable Districts Platform

  • Kahori Miyake

    Executive Officer
    CSR & Communication, AEON Co., Ltd.

  • Juan Ardila

    Scientist
    Earth Innovation Institute

  • Emelyne Cheney

    Forest and Climate Change portfolio manager
    UN Environment

  • Hiroto Mitsugi

    Assistant Director-General of Forestry Department
    FAO

  • Naw Ei Ei Min

    Director
    POINT

  • Nguyen Dinh Hung

    Head of Training and International Cooperation Division
    Forest Inventory and Planning Institute (FIPI)

  • Danae Maniatis

    Senior Policy and Technical Advisor the Climate and Fores
    UNDP

  • Celina Kin Yii Yong

    Regional Stakeholder Engagement Specialist and Regional Technical Advisor for REDD+ in the Asia-Pacific region
    UNDP Climate and Forests

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) with (UN REDD Programme) FAO, UNDP and UN Environment
12:00-13:00
Lunch break LIVE NOW
13:00-14:00
Climate Strategy in Peatlands Conservation: Managing Competing Demands from Food, Energy and the Environment LIVE NOW
  • Agus Justianto

    Representative of the government of Indonesia, ex-officio member of the Board of Trustees, CIFOR

  • Kristell Hergoualc’h

    Scientist, Climate Change, Energy and low carbon development (CCE)
    CIFOR

  • Maria Nuutinen

    Peatlands forestry officer
    FAO

  • Nyoman Iswarayoga

    Director of external affairs
    Restorasi Ekosistem Riau

  • Haris Gunawan

    Deputy, Research and Development
    Peatland Restoration Agency, Republic of Indonesia

  • Mitsuru Osaki

    Professor Emeritus
    Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University

International Tropical Peatlands Centre (ITPC) with Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
14:00-15:00
Achieving Transformational Change through integrated Landscape Approaches LIVE NOW
  • Stephen Leonard

    Climate change policy analyst
    Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) with Green Climate Fund (GCF), Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
15:00-16:00
Renewable Energy and Indigenous Peoples in Landscapes: Challenges and Solutions LIVE NOW
  • Janene Yazzie

    Co-Convenor
    Indigenous Peoples Major Group on Sustainable Development

  • Adrian Lasimbang

    Advisory council
    The Borneo Project

  • Takako Momoi

    Secretary General
    Kiko Network Tokyo office

  • Peg Putt

    Co-Chair, Climate Action Network, Sinks Working Group
    Coordinator of the Forests, Climate and Biomass Energy working group of the Environmental Paper Network

  • Koichi Kaizawa

    Representative, Chikoronai Forest Trust, FSC PIPC member

The Indigenous Peoples Major Group for Sustainable Development (IPMG SDGs) with Shimin Gaikou Center, Kiko Network
16:00-16:30
Coffee break & networking LIVE NOW
16:30-17:15
Closing Plenary with climate experts: It’s not too late LIVE NOW
  • Abdalah Mokssit

    Secretary
    IPCC

  • Constance Okollet

    Chairperson, Osukuru United Women’s Network (OWN)
    Climate Wise Women

  • Chieko Umetsu

    Professor
    Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University

  • Markku Kanninen

    Professor of Tropical Silviculture, Director of Viikki Natural Resources Institute
    University of Helsinki

  • Miguel Altieri

    Professor Emeritus
    University of California, Berkeley, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management

17:15-17:30
Closing remarks LIVE NOW
  • Koji Hongo

    Deputy Director-General
    Forestry Agency of Japan

  • Robert Nasi

    Director General
    Center for International Forestry Research

ACT 03

Discussion forums broadcast live from around the world

Kyoto GMT +9
18:00-20:00
Shaping wetlands policy with science for effective actions to address climate change LIVE NOW
Live discussion from Bogor
  • Alue Dohong

    Deputy for Construction, Operation, and Maintenance
    Indonesian Peatland Restoration Agency

  • Haruni Krisnawati

    Senior Researcher
    Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Republic of Indonesia

  • Nev Kemp

    Deputy Chief of Party
    USAID Lestari Project

  • Pham Thu Thuy

    Scientist and Country Representative of CIFOR in Vietnam
    CIFOR

  • Rupesh Bhomia

    Independent Consultant
    India

20:00-22:00
UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration – a dialogue on restoration approaches and commitments in East Africa LIVE NOW
Live discussion from Nairobi
  • Musonda Mumba

    Chief, Terrestrial Ecosystems Unit (TEU)
    UN Environment

UN Environment
22:00-00:00
Youth leadership in climate smart landscapes LIVE NOW
Live discussion from Wageningen
Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation, part of Wageningen Research
Kyoto GMT +9
01:00-03:00
Operationalising the landscape approach: Learning from doing LIVE NOW
Live discussion from Vancouver
  • Terry Sunderland

    Professor, University of British Columbia and Senior Associate, CIFOR

  • Gabrielle Kissinger

    Principal
    Lexeme Consulting

  • Charles R. Menzies

    Professor of anthropology
    University of British Columbia

  • Navin Ramankutty

    Professor and Canada Research Chair in Global Environmental Change and Food Security at the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs and the Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability
    University of British Columbia

  • Intu Boedhihartono

    Associate Professor
    University of British Columbia

  • Samuel Adeyanju

    MasterCard Foundation Scholar
    University of British Columbia

University of British Columbia
03:00-05:00
Changing Fashions, Changing Climates LIVE NOW
Live discussion from Rio De Janeiro
Kyoto GMT +9
14:00-16:30
Putting a halt on climate change, stories from forests and wetlands LIVE NOW
  • Amy Duchelle

    Senior Scientist in the Climate Change, Energy & Low Carbon Development Team
    CIFOR

  • Daniel Murdiyarso

    Senior scientist at the Center for International Forestry Research

  • Kaoru Kitajima

    Professor, Kyoto University Japan & CIFOR board member

  • Emelyne Cheney

    Forest and Climate Change portfolio manager
    UN Environment