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Wood and Biofiber International Conference 2017 (WOBIC2017)

Universiti Putra Malaysia will organize the WOBIC2017 from 21 to 23 November 2017 in Selangor, Malaysia. WOBIC2017 is a continuity from a series of conference which was previously named International Confer-ence on Kenaf and Allied Fibres (ICKAF).

Abstract submission deadline: 2 June 2017

Please email to wobic.introp(at) for further information.

Updated 12 April 2017

Promoting the Role of Natural Regeneration in    Large-scale Forest and Landscape Restoration: Challenges and Opportunities &

Consultation to operationalize Regional Strategy and Action Plan for Forest and Landscape Restoration in Asia-Pacific

The workshop is scheduled for 19-21 June 2017 in Nanning, China.

Contact persons:

1) Ms. Unna Chokkalinggam, FAO Consultant
  Email: u.chokkalingam(at)
2) Mr. Kenichi Shono, FAO Forest Resources Officer
  Email: Kenichi.Shono(at)
Updated 5 April 2017

APFORGEN Strategy Week

A series of workshops organized under the auspices of the Asia Pacific Forest Genetic Resources Programme (APFORGEN) was successfully held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 20-24 March 2017.

Updated 5 April 2017


APAFRI Secretariat, c/o Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), 52109 Kepong, Selangor, Malaysia.
Phone: +60-3-6272 2516 Fax:+60-3-6277 3249 Email:

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