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The training workshop aims to provide hands-on training on properly identifying disease based on signs and symptoms, causal agents, and best management practices for disease control. Training will be provided by Dr. Bruce Moltzan, Dr. Wang Yonglin and Dr. Lee Su See, covering both temperate and tropical tree diseases.

Completed nomination forms are DUE at the APFSIN Beijing Secretariat before May 11, 2018.

Download : Announcement and registration form (Word file)
    Announcement and registration form (PDF file)
Contact person : Mr Chunxu Han, the APFSIN Secretariat –Beijing
Email : iszs2(at)
Updated 17 April 2018

APFORGEN workshop:
Enhancing Conservation and Sustainable Use on Endangered Tree Species: Review of Available Information and Setting Priority for Action

The workshop was successfully held in Kunming, China from 26 to 28 March 2018. Organized by APFORGEN, National Forest Genetic Resources Platform of China, APAFRI and other collaborators, the workshop was attended by 24 participants from Lao PDR, Cambodia, Italy, Philippines, Malaysia, South Korea, China, United Kingdom, India, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
Updated 1 April 2018

10th International Conference on Traditional Forest Knowledge and Culture in Asia

A workshop to report the outcomes of a series of surveys to collect proverbs and old sayings from Southeast Asia was held a day prior to the 10th International Conference on Traditional Forest Knowledge which was held from 31 October to 3 November 2017 in Seoul, Korea.
Updated 20 November 2017

22nd APAFRI Executive Committee Meeting

The meeting was held on 30 October 2017 in Seoul Korea, attended by five Executive Committee members

Updated 20 November 2017

2017 Asia Forest Fire Management Training

The National Institute of Forest Science (NIFoS), a chair of the UNISDR Pan-Asia Wildland Fire Network, hosted the 2017 Asia Forest Fire Management Training & Pan-Asia Wildland Fire Network Conference from 15 to 22 October 2017 in Republic of Korea.

Updated 20 November 2017

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).

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

Updated 26 July 2017



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