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Capacity Development for Forest Landscape Restoration (Free Webinar Series)


Join us for the 8-part webinar series:

Capacity development for forest landcape restoration
Featuring the perspectives and experiences of ELTI staff, affiliates, and alumni worldwide

June 2020 - March 2021
Free and open to the public

Registration closed. The full playlist of webinar recordings are available on ELTI's Youtube Channel:

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


Speaker Schedule:

June 25, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Jacob Slusser, MSc, ELTI, Panama
Training of Trainers Approach

July 23, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Alicia Calle, PhD, ELTI-Yale University, United States
The Vital Role of Extension Services

August 27, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Alumni of ELTI Capacity Development Activities
Perspectives on Successful Training

  • Evi Indraswati, PILI-Green Network, Indonesia
  • Tangu Tumeo, Ministry of Forestry & Natural Resources, Malawi
  • Julián Andrés Giraldo, Farmer and CIPAV Researcher, Colombia

September 24, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Karin Bucht, MF, ELTI-Yale University, United States
Building Logical Frameworks for Action

October 22, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EDT (UTC−04:00)
Zoraida Calle, MSc, ELTI & Fundación CIPAV, Colombia
Diverse Perspectives: The Power of Mixed Audiences

November 19, 2020: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EST* (UTC−05:00)
Gillian Bloomfield, MFS, ELTI-Yale University, United States
Online Course Design & Monitoring
*Note, time change in the United States

January 28, 2021: 8:00p.m. - 9:00p.m. EST (UTC−05:00)*
Joy Compendio & David Neidel, PhD, ELTI, Philippines
Field Courses for Land-use Change
*Note, different time to accommodate speakers in Asia

March 4, 2021: 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. EST (UTC−05:00)
Eva Garen, PhD, ELTI-Yale University, United States
The Importance of Interdisciplinary Training