Updates

Message from John Parrotta, PhD, President of IUFRO (version II)

29 Apr, 2020
Message from John Parrotta, PhD, President of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).

Online Celebration of 2020 World Wood Day in China

22 Apr, 2020
Many people related to wood culture in China convey the concept of "wood is good" in the form of woodcarving, woodturning, folk art, literature or poetry.  Previous WWD participants posted photos on their social media accounts to share their memories.

WWD 2020 Regional Event in Oman

21 Apr, 2020
Regional Event in Oman provides the best visual and invaluable experiences of protecting forests and wood culture. The celebration aims to raise awareness and understanding of the key role that wood plays in a sustainable world through biodiversity and..

The 20th All Japan Junior High School Woodworking Competition & World Wood Day 2020 Tokyo Memorial Contest

18 Mar, 2020
The 20th All Japan Junior High School Woodworking Competition & World Wood Day 2020 Tokyo Memorial Contest held at the Umejima Elementary School on January 25th.

Message from John Parrotta, PhD, President of IUFRO

16 Mar, 2020
Message from John Parrotta, PhD, President of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).

Message from Howard N. Rosen, Chair of World Wood Day Foundation

16 Mar, 2020
Message from Howard N. Rosen, Chair of World Wood Day Foundation (WWDF).

THE WORLD WOOD DAY 2020 IN TOKYO, JAPAN IS CANCELED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

13 Feb, 2020
The World Wood Day 2020 in Tokyo, Japan is canceled due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

World Wood Day 2020 Promo Video

23 Jan, 2020
World Wood Day (WWD) 2020 will celebrate its 8th annual event with the theme LEGACY at the Tokyo Ryutsu Center on March 17th - 19th and Bunkyo Civic Center on March 20th - 22nd in Tokyo, Japan.

WWD 2020 IYAFMI Promo Video

22 Jan, 2020
The International Young Adult Furniture Making Invitational (IYAFMI) 2020 is meant to provide young talents from around the globe a friendly-based platform to showcase and exchange their skills in both Individual Project and the Team Collaboration Project

WWD 2020 Woodturning Demonstration Promo Video

22 Jan, 2020
To continuously promote and popularize the woodturning craft, we will as usual invite woodturning artists to introduce and demonstrate woodturning skills by using the modern electric lathe and the traditional human-powered lathe.

WWD 2020 International Woodcarving Show Promo Video

21 Jan, 2020
International Woodcarving Show serves as a platform of showcasing the traditional woodcarving techniques from different cultural heritages around the world. The World Wood Day 2020 “Legacy” in Tokyo, Japan will invite 80 international woodcarvers ...

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