Union Minister of MONREC visits the AFoCO RETC
On 11 October 2019, H.E. U Ohn Win, Union Minister of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation of Myanmar, paid a courtesy visit to the AFoCO Regional Education and Training Center (RETC) in Hmawbi Township, Yangon, Myanmar. He expressed gratitude for the AFoCO Secretariat’s support and emphasized that the RETC is playing an important role in building the capacity of the forestry sector in AFoCO member countries. During his visit, the RETC staff provided updates on the establishment progress of the AFoCO Experimental Forest, the construction of the staff residence, as well as the Host Country Agreement between the Myanmar Government and the AFoCO Secretariat.