Fobissie Blese Kalame


    Research areas

  • 1172 Environmental sciences - Climate change, Policy analysis, Governance, Capacity Building, Trainings, Green Economy, INDC, NAP, Low Carbon Development
  • 4112 Forestry - Landscape Management, Capacity Building, Community Management, Ecosyetm Services, Trainings, Capacity Building, REDD+

Description of research and teaching


- Tropical forests and climate change (adaptation and mitigation)

- Designing sustainable forest landscapes

- Ecosystem services in forest management

- Management and leadership in extension

- Agroforestry

- Field course: Tropical forest ecology and silviculture

- Special topics on silviculture in developing countries




Latest publications

  1. Synergies among social safeguards in FLEGT and REDD+ in Cameroon

    Tegegne, Y. T., Ramcilovic-Suominen, S., Kalame, F. B., Visseren-Hamakers, I. J., Lindner, M. & Kanninen, M., Feb 2017, In : Forest Policy and Economics. 75, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Evolution of drivers of deforestation and forest degradation in the Congo Basin forests: Exploring possible policy options to address forest loss

    Tegegne, Y. T., Lindner, M., Kalame, F. & Kanninen, M., Feb 2016, In : Land Use Policy. 51, p. 312-324 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. A Systematic Approach to Strengthening Capacities on Climate Change and Natural Resource Management in West Africa

    Fobissie Blese, K., Kanninen, M. T. & Etongo, D., 2016, Helsinki: Viikki Tropical Resource Institute, University of Helsinki. 7 p. (VITRI Brief; no. 2)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

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Latest activities

  1. Journal of Sustainable Forestry (Journal)

    Fobissie Blese Kalame (Reviewer)
    2 Mar 201610 Mar 2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

  2. Non-Carbon Benefits of REDD+ in Africa (UNFCCC COP 21 Side Event)

    Fobissie Blese Kalame (Speaker: Presenter)
    5 Dec 2015

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

  3. UNFCCC Conference of the Parties 21 and SBSTA 43

    Fobissie Blese Kalame (Speaker: Presenter)
    25 Nov 201512 Dec 2015

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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