After careful consideration of the continued and unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been decided to postpone the XV World Forestry Congress, which was scheduled to be held from 24 to 28 May 2021 in Seoul.

Rescheduling will ensure that the Congress can have maximum participation by all who care about forests around the world. The practical details of the postponement, including the proposed new dates, will be communicated as soon as these become available. Please see further information on the postponement here