With the eyes of the world on COP26 in the first two weeks of November, the global timber industry is collectively hosting a ‘World of Wood Festival’.
You can join in this six-week celebration of global timber and global forests which takes place from 25 October to 3 December 2021 at the Building Centre in Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT, and virtually around the world.
What is the World of Wood Festival?
The World of Wood Festival tells the story of how global forests and the wood products cycle is helping to avert climate change, decarbonising construction, and supporting social, environmental and economic growth through governance in developing countries. Within these connected themes, one key message prevails and remains more crucial than ever: that wood equals hope.
How can I join in on the celebrations?
Many of the events below are being hosted both physically and digitally. This means no matter where you are in the world, whether you are in Europe, North or South America, Asia, or Australasia, you are able to join. Select the events below you are most interested in and come learn how the global timber industry is working together to put timber onto the main stages at COP26.
You can also join the global discussion at any time on social media using the hashtags #worldofwood and #woodhope.