The International Peatland Society had 1495 members from 42 countries at the end of 2016. These are individuals, companies, universities and non-gonverment organisations interested in all aspects...
Would you like to write for the next issue of our magazine Peatlands International?
You can report on your ongoing work or projects, about upcoming events, about recent developments in...
Active peat and peatland experts are key to the success of IPS as an international NGO. We are aware of the outstanding expertise of our longstanding members but in particular invite our “young...
We warmly invite all IPS members and other peatland and peat experts to join the Annual Convention and Seminar "Responsible Management of Drained Peatlands" of the International Peatland Society...
IPS part-time Secretary General (SG) Hannu Salo will fully return to his tasks as Regional Manager of the Finnish Bioenergy Association as of 1 January 2017.
His tasks will be taken over by...
Letter to the Editor, Jakarta Post
On 18th August an article appeared in The Jakarta Post entitled “Congress may change views on cultivation of peatland: IPS”....
The Malaysian Peat Society in partnership with International Peat Society will be hosting the 15th International Peat Congress 2016 (IPC 2016) on 15th to 19th August 2016 in Kuching, Sarawak,...
The IPS has launched new Grants for Research Students and Young Professionals in Peatland
Management, named after Allan Robertson, Honorary President of the IPS.
The Grants are...
As the work of IPS is manifold and includes many matters not only related to “wet”lands but also drained, afforested and degraded peatlands and a lot of broader issues, we have decided to launch a...
Peatlands International 4.2014 can now be read at
Peatlands International 3.2014 can now be downloaded from the IPS website. Please visit http://www.peatsociety.org/...
Press release: Balancing views on the responsible use of peat and peatlands The International Peat Technology Symposium and IPS Annual Convention attracted 280 professionals to Riga10.09.2014
International Peat Society, 10 September 2014
Balancing views on the responsible use of peat...
IPS has launched its report on “International Conventions, Agencies, Agreements and Programmes – implications for peat and peatland management”, edited by Jack Rieley and Sandra Lubinaite.
The International Peat Society has published its Annual Report 2013.
To download the document, go to:
By the submission deadline, the IPS Secretariat has received nominations for the following persons:
- Moritz Böcking, Germany (German Peat Society (DGMT); Klasmann-Deilmann GmbH)...
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