Young foresters look beyond forests

Nurturing young leaders in the field of forestry Since 2014, AFoCO has successfully partnered with research institutes and international organizations across the region to provide training courses on forest restoration and rehabilitation, community-based forestry, forest fire management, biodiversity conservation, REDD+, and ecotourism among others. In

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Researchers collaborate on-site in landscape restoration

A joint effort by Malaysia and Thailand for biodiversity-focused post-mining landscape restoration Between 15 to 18 October, two project teams from Malaysia and Thailand are jointly conducting a field research on post-mining landscape restoration at an ex-lignite mining area in Mae Mot in Chiang Mai,

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AFoCO’s first Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) initiative

Restoring degraded forest ecosystems in the Philippines through Assisted Natural Regeneration This year marks the successful completion of a five-year Regional Cooperation Project under AFoCO. The AFoCO Project entitled “Capacity Building on the Application of Landscape Approach to Support the Sustainable Natural Resources Management in

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Kazakhstan officials learn about reforestation in Korea

24 September – 1 October 2019, Republic of Korea Officials from Kazahkstan’s Forestry and Wildlife Committee visited Korea to participate in a customized training course, “Lessons Learned from the National Reforestation Experiences of the Republic of Korea”. The case of the ROK demonstrates that successful

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Pioneer Batch of AFoCO STEP Program Participants

AFoCO kick-started its Science & Technology Exchange Partnership (STEP) Program with an orientation session on 17 September 2019. The 2019 STEP Program is a month-long training course targeted at technical-level researchers with at least a year’s experience in the field of forest plant biodiversity.  

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Young foresters look beyond forests

Nurturing young leaders in the field of forestry Since 2014, AFoCO has successfully partnered with research institutes and international organizations across the region to provide training courses on forest restoration and rehabilitation, community-based forestry, forest fire management, biodiversity conservation, REDD+, and ecotourism among others. In

Read More »

Researchers collaborate on-site in landscape restoration

A joint effort by Malaysia and Thailand for biodiversity-focused post-mining landscape restoration Between 15 to 18 October, two project teams from Malaysia and Thailand are jointly conducting a field research on post-mining landscape restoration at an ex-lignite mining area in Mae Mot in Chiang Mai,

Read More »

AFoCO’s first Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) initiative

Restoring degraded forest ecosystems in the Philippines through Assisted Natural Regeneration This year marks the successful completion of a five-year Regional Cooperation Project under AFoCO. The AFoCO Project entitled “Capacity Building on the Application of Landscape Approach to Support the Sustainable Natural Resources Management in

Read More »

Kazakhstan officials learn about reforestation in Korea

24 September – 1 October 2019, Republic of Korea Officials from Kazahkstan’s Forestry and Wildlife Committee visited Korea to participate in a customized training course, “Lessons Learned from the National Reforestation Experiences of the Republic of Korea”. The case of the ROK demonstrates that successful

Read More »