IUFRO World Congress 2024 in Stockholm

20 okt 2016

Stockholm was chosen to  host the IUFRO World Congress 2024

The most recent IUFRO World Congresses were held in Brisbane, Australia, Seoul, South Korea and Salt Lake City, U.S.A. In 2019 the congress city will be Curitiba, Brazil. After an extensive application process it is now decided that the Congress city for 2024 is Stockholm.

An extensive application process takes place every 5th year. The country host organisation coordinating the bid is the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU.

A strong dialogue takes place with scientists and stakeholders along the process in the Nordic and Baltic countries. A national Swedish working group for IUFRO supports the work togheter with the Nordic and Baltic Agricultural University network.

Stakeholders from the Nordic and Baltic neighbouring countries have been very Active and participate during the application process.

All together the Congress excursions includes a variety of landscapes, forest management systems, industries and stakeholders.


Videos and presentations

Welcome to northern Europe

The aim and scope of the IUFRO World Congress

The way forward for the application process



IUFRO World Congress 2024

IUFRO World Congress 2019 in Brazil

Report from Stockholm IUFRO site visit

IUFRO 2024 – den nordiska ansökan har nått final

Stockholm is short listed

The Nordic and Baltic bid is submitted to IUFRO

African Forest Forum (AFF) and FORNESSA supports the Nordic IUFRO World Congress bid

Stockholm applies for the IUFRO World Congress 2024

Welcome to Northern Europé – A film release crowns the application process for the IUFRO World Congress 2024


More information

Stockholm – IUFRO World Congress 2024




Coordinator for the application is Dr. Fredrik Ingemarson (fredrik.ingemarson@slu.se)