Second Forestry Colleges Deans Meeting in the Asia-Pacific Region



As one of the events of the Second Asia-Pacific Forestry Week, the Second Forestry College Deans Meeting in the Asia-Pacific Region was convened at 11 November. Sponsored by APFNet, with Beijing Forestry Beijing Forestry University, FAO, University of British Columbia, University of Melbourne, Universities Putra Malaysia, and TNC as co-sponsors, the meeting brought about 39 participants from 14 Asia-Pacific universities, 6 international organizations crossing the Asia-Pacific region.

Speakers from eight different economies respectively identified the principle issues which keep forestry education from reaching next level and further introduce best experiences and frontier approaches based on their observation, and analysis, including Beijing Forestry University, University of Melbourne, Vietnam Forestry University, University of the Philippines Los Baños, University of British Columbia, University Putra Malaysia.

Consensuses have been reached on the operational modalities of the Forestry College Deans Meeting Mechanism, the composition of the Steering Committee, as well as coordination among members.


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