Webinar: Forest Invasive Species the next global pandemic? 29 July 2020 10:00 – 11:30 Hrs CET


Guest Speaker, Prof. Mike Wingfield (FABI, University of Pretoria, South Africa)

Tree health in the International Year of Plant Health (IYPH2020) and what we might learn from the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic


  • How can community involvement play a role in preventing the spread of invasive species?
  • Can surveillance networks enhance preparedness for future pandemics?
  • How do we enhance the resilience of our forests to climate change and pest outbreaks?
  • How can we increase national and regional capacity building?
  • What are environmentally friendly measures to manage invasive species?

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