EVENT International Workshop on Achievements and Way Forward of AFoCO 2019-03-13

International Workshop on Achievements and Way Forward of AFoCO
Date: 23 April 2019

Time: 09:00-16:00
Venue: Hanyang 1, 3rd Floor, Courtyard Marriott-Seoul Namdaemun

This Workshop will be venue of sharing past experiences and activities of AFoCO and to explore the way forward for AFoCO as well as the forest cooperation in the region.

A. Open Plenary


Keynote1: Contributions and accomplishments of AFoCO in regional forest cooperation

-        Overview of AFoCO activities by strategic areas

B. Presentations on sharing experiences

Presentation 1: Conservation of forest genetic resources in Asia and forest rehabilitation

Presentation 2: National forest plan and mangrove rehabilitation

Presentation 3: Trend of community based forest management and relationship of local livelihood improvement and forestry in Asia

C. Presentations on future forest cooperation in Asia

Keynote 2:

“Expected strategies to cope with changing forestry and changing needs on the community level and the region”

Presentation 4: AFoCO Strategic Plan and overview of projects

Presentation 5: Direction of adaptation and mitigation projects in forestry and future opportunities in Asia

Presentation 6: Needs in forest sector in Asia and expectations/role of AFoCO

D. Panel Discussion: “Future of AFoCO”

Panel discussion

Wrap-up and closing