Promoting research in sustainable forest management and environment-friendly processing and utilization of tropical forest products

FFPS Biennial Conferences

Below is the list of biennial conferences organized by FFPS since its inception.

YearVenueTheme LOC Chair
August 14th - 20th, 2022 Forest Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN), Ibadan

8th Biennial Conference: Forestry and the Challenges Insecurity, Climate Change and COVID-19 Pandemic in Nigeria

April 26th - 30th, 2021 University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria 2021 Proceedings of the 7th Biennial Conference of the Forests & Forest Products Society
April 23rd - 27th, 2018 Usmanu Dan Fodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria Forests and Forest Products: Keys to Environmental Conservation and National Development Prof A. D. Isah
25th  - 29th  April 2016. Delta State University, Asaba Campus, Asaba, Nigeria Forest management and the challenges of environmental Sustainability. Dr (Mrs) E. A. Emerhi
April 23rd - 27th, 2016 The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria Forest Management and the challenges of Environmental Sustainability Late Prof M. O. Adedire
April 3rd- 6th, 2012. University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria De-reservation, encroachment and deforestation: Implications for the future of Nigerian forest estate and carbon emission reduction. Prof Sina Agbeja
April 26th - 29th 2010 Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria Climate Change and Forest Resources Management: The way forward Nigeria. Prof J. C. Onyekwelu
April 16th - 18th, 2008Federal University of Technology, Akure, NigeriaResearch for Development in Forestry, Forest Products and Natural Resources Management,Prof J. C. Onyekwelu


These conferences provide opportunities for researchers in renewable natural resources management and allied disciplines to interact and synergize for the possibility of multi-disciplinary research collaboration and networking for national development. The conference for the year 2020 could not hold due to COVID-19 pandemic. It has been re-scheduled for 2021.