The AFoCO Regional Education and Training Center (RETC) aims to strengthen the capacity of the forestry sector in member countries through advanced training and education programs. The AFoCO RETC is located in Hmawbi Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Core Training Topics
- Forest Rehabilitation and Reforestation
Seed harvesting, seed storage and supply, nursery management, tree plantation
- Forest Fire Management
Fire safety and behavior, fire prevention, fire inspection, fire information system, fire suppression
- Community-based Forest Management
Economical accounting, forest assessment, monitoring, forest resources, forest-related enterprise development