Design Competition for IUFRO Distinguished Service Award Call for Entries - Submission closed on March 13, 2019

Jan 25, 2019
The International Wood Culture Society (IWCS) is soliciting entries for the design of the Distinguished Service Award (DSA) for the INTERNATIONAL UNION OF FOREST RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS (IUFRO)...

The WWD-IWCS Joint Projects in Japan, October 2018

Nov 22, 2018
World Wood Day (WWD) will have its 8th celebration in Tokyo, Japan from 16-22 March 2020. The event preparation has began since April 2017, including making the first introductory presentation entitled “Wood Culture for a Sustainable...

Austria scouting trip

Nov 13, 2018
IWCS team has returned from yet another successful scouting trip. During this week-long visit, the team has been engaged in preparations for 2019 World Wood Day as well as production of the second promotional video for this upcoming...

Support World Wood Day 2019

Feb 22, 2019
World Wood Day is an annual event celebrates the importance of wood, appreciates the value of wood, demonstrates the beauty of wood, and shares the knowledge of wood. If you are like us, admire and enjoy what wood brings to our lives, please join us, show ...

World Wood Day 2019 Regional Event- Thailand

Feb 14, 2019
World Wood Day 2019 Regional Event- Thailand was held on Feb.1st at BaanTawai village, about 25 km southwest of Chiang Mai ancient town... ...

Wood Architecture in Change: Open-Air Museum Stübing & HoHo Vienna

Feb 13, 2019
HoHo Vienna, the 84 meters and 24 floors wooden skyscraper is scheduled to be one of the world’s highest wooden structures upon its completion... ...


Upcoming World Wood Day


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2017 USA


Nature & Culture
2016 Nepal


Wood and Humanity
2015 Turkey


Wood in a changing culture
2014 China


A cultural approach to achieve wood is good
2013 Tanzania


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