Introduction

Published: Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) through the Faculty of Science and Natural Resources is pleased to announce the call for registration for the International Conference on Tropical Forest Science (ICTFS) 2019. ICTFS 2019 is the first forestry themed conference organized under the Faculty of Science and Natural Resources. The theme of the conference for this year is the “Forest for Sustainable Development Goals”. The theme encompasses the role and importance of forestry in addressing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This conference aims to bring together both local and international stakeholders to share knowledge and present their latest research findings on how forestry contributes to addressing the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). ICTFS aims to serve as a platform for scientists and other stakeholders to gather and exchange ideas and develop long-term collaborations that strength forestry in Sabah.