Enlisted as an international organization eligible for Official Development Assistance (ODA) under the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Development Assistance Committee (OECD-DAC)
Entry-into-force of the Headquarters Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and AFoCO
Accreditation as an observer intergovernmental organization to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
Granted Permanent Observer status to the UN General Assembly
Convening of first AFoCO Ministerial Meeting
Establishment of AFoCO
Opening of AFoCO RETC in Yangon Region, Myanmar
Adoption of the Agreement on the Establishment of AFoCO and preparations for its entry into force
Implementation of activities under the ASEAN-ROK Forest Cooperation mechanism and the Dialogue for the Establishment of AFoCO
Formalization of the initial phase through ASEAN–ROK Forest Cooperation
Proposal to establish the Asian Forest Cooperation Organization (AFoCO) by the Republic of Korea (ROK) at the ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit in Jeju, Republic of Korea
Asian Forest Cooperation Organization (AFoCO) is a treaty-based intergovernmental organization aiming to strengthen forest cooperation by transforming proven technologies and policies into concrete actions in the context of sustainable forest management to address the impacts of climate change.
We are headquartered in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, with a subsidiary body, the AFoCO Regional Education and Training Center (RETC), in Yangon region, Myanmar.
8F, Forest Vision Center, 9 Gukhoedaero 62-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul 07236, Republic of Korea