IUFRO is a global, non-profit, non-governmental and non-discriminatory organization established in 1892 with headquarters in Vienna, Austria. It unites about 650 member organizations in more than 120 countries representing over 15,000 scientists.
70 meetings are held on average every year.
IUFRO World Congresses take place every 4-5 years.
You can join any of the 9 scientific Divisions, over 50 Research Groups, more than 180 Working Parties and 10 interdisciplinary Task Forces. Get in touch with any of the almost 700 voluntary coordinators of these units!
You can also take part in activities of IUFRO’s Special Programmes, Projects and IUFRO-led Initiatives: Special Programme for Development of Capacities (IUFRO-SPDC); Special Programme Directors’ Forum (IUFRO-SPDF); Project on World Forests, Society and Environment (IUFRO-WFSE); Global Forest Expert Panels (GFEP); Global Forest Information Service (GFIS).