This leaflet provides an overview of AFoCO's portfolio and extent of operations in Member Countries. It also features the achievements of its capacity building initiatives such as the establishment of the AFoCO RETC.
P4G Side Event ‘Forest-based solution – a green path to building back better’
AFoCO with its partners will explore the role of forests in contributing to the global net-zero emission ambition through a panel discussion and provide an opportunity for state and private sector leaders to better understand the mitigation potential of the global forests and promote investments in the forest sector. The Side Event will also soft launch the Landscape Partnership Asia Program with its founding partners, AFoCO, Center for International Forestry Research and World Agroforestry (together: CIFOR-ICRAF). and Global EverGreening Alliance (GEA).
AFoCO at the 16th Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests
AFoCO attended the UNFF16, held virtually from 26 to 29 April 2021, with a delegation headed by Executive Director Mr. Ricardo Calderon. This was the first official engagement of AFoCO in international processes under the United Nations since its permanent observer status was approved by the United Nations General Assembly in 2020. AFoCO also took opportunity to organize a side event with the National Institute of Forest Science (NIFoS) of the Republic of Korea to explore ways improve the implementation of the Global Forest Goals (GFGs).
AFoCO launches social media campaign to celebrate 3rd Anniversary
AFoCO and its member parties will stay committed to enhancing cross sectoral cooperation and broaden coordination among member parties and our partner institutions on the management of forests for the sustainable production of economic goods and ecosystems services, biodiversity conservation and climate change mitigation and adaptation.
May 03, 2021
AFoCO at the 16th Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF16)
April 28, 2021
MoUs inked for AFoCO-NIFoS Research Projects with Cambodia and Viet Nam
March 31, 2021
Secretariat reaches out to the diplomatic missions and the National Institute of Forest Science
March 30, 2021
IN THE NEWS: Forests give protection vs new, deadly diseases
March 29, 2021
TRAINING: Project Development and Project Proposal Writing
March 25, 2021
Partnership with the Korea National Arboretum
March 21, 2021
2021 celebration of the International Day of Forests
March 03, 2021
AFoCO supports World Wildlife Day 2021
February 10, 2021
Courtesy call on the Minister of Korea Forest Service
May 06, 2021
EVENT: P4G Side Event 'Forest-based solution – a green path to building back better'
April 06, 2021
EVENT: UNFF Side Event 'Improvement on the Global Forest Goals (GFGs) Implementation'
April 05, 2021
[TRAINING] Forest-based Climate Change Adaptation & Practices (3 - 7 May 2021)
March 31, 2021
EVENT: International Workshop on Integrated Forest Insects and Pest Management & Forest Restoration
February 18, 2021
[TRAINING] Project Development & Project Proposal Writing (22-26 March 2021)
February 09, 2021
[CLOSED] Vacancy Notice (ESS Consultant)
July 24, 2020
[CLOSED] Vacancy Notice
May 04, 2020
[CLOSED] 2021 Landmark Scholarship Program
March 20, 2020
AFoCO RETC: Notice about the Coronavirus
(2019 - 2023)
By developing and implementing new projects and
programs in line with our 5 Strategic Priorities,
AFoCO aims to contribute to member countries’ efforts
in achieving the global goal of increasing forest cover,
implementing the Paris Agreement on climate change,
and improving livelihoods and income opportunities
through forest-related activities.
AFoCO is committed to facilitating the transfer and translation of best policies and experiences into site-specific actions where it is most needed. Through its member-driven approaches, various contextualized projects have been developed and implemented to achieve its mission.MORE
(LEAFLET) AFoCO PORTFOLIO 2021
(PUBLICATION) AFoCO - A Photo Journal (Jan 2019 to Dec 2020)
This photographic compilation presents selected highlights and events of AFoCO over the last two years (2019-2020). The photos are from the database maintained by the Secretariat and from the personal collection of the first executive director.
AFoCO ANNUAL REPORT 2019
The Annual Report 2019 highlights events, projects, and activities carried out in 2019 carried out in partnership with our member countries and partner institutions. The report also recaps the organization's progress to date and provides updates on project activities.
March 19, 2021
2021 International Day of Forests
March 17, 2021
AFoCO receives P4G invitation
July 23, 2020
AFoCO meets Ambassadors to the ROK
June 08, 2020
Celebrating World Environment Day at the AFoCO RETC
May 22, 2020
3rd Meeting of the Executive Director Selection Committee
May 13, 2020
AFoCO RETC cooperates with Hmawbi Township government departments to deal with COVID-19