On-Site Agenda

Kyoto now:

ACT 02

GLF Kyoto 2019 broadcast live from the conference venue.

Kyoto GMT +9
Registration LIVE NOW
Opening Plenary LIVE NOW
  • Robert Nasi

    Director General
    Center for International Forestry Research

  • Daisaku Kadokawa

    Mayor of Kyoto

  • Mary Robinson

    Former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
    Republic of Ireland

  • Hiroto Mitsugi

    Assistant Director-General of Forestry Department

  • 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

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
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

  • Gita Syahrani

    Head of Secretariat
    Sustainable Districts Platform

  • Kahori Miyake

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

  • Juan Ardila

    Earth Innovation Institute

  • Emelyne Cheney

    Forest and Climate Change portfolio manager
    UN Environment

  • Hiroto Mitsugi

    Assistant Director-General of Forestry Department

  • Naw Ei Ei Min


  • 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

  • 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
Lunch break LIVE NOW
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)

  • Maria Nuutinen

    Peatlands forestry officer

  • 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)
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)
Renewable Energy and Indigenous Peoples in Landscapes: Challenges and Solutions LIVE NOW
  • Janene Yazzie

    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
Coffee break & networking LIVE NOW
Closing Plenary with climate experts: It’s not too late LIVE NOW
  • Abdalah Mokssit


  • Constance Okollet

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

  • Chieko Umetsu

    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

Closing remarks LIVE NOW
  • Koji Hongo

    Deputy Director-General
    Forestry Agency of Japan

  • Robert Nasi

    Director General
    Center for International Forestry Research