Guest lecture by Jeff Campbell, Manager of Forest and Farm Facility (FAO)

Update [presentation available here]

Mr Jeff Campbell who is the Manager of Forest and Farm Facility of the FAO will have a presentation on Empowering small forest and Farm producer organizations for rural development and climate change mitigation

Time: Monday 23 November, at 14:00 – 15:30
Location: Room B5, Forestry Science Building, Viikki Campus

About Forest and Farm Facility (FFF)
The FFF promotes cross-sectoral coordination and enhances the organization and capacity of local people for forest and farm community’s advocacy, livelihoods, and sustainable landscape management. Moreover, FFF supports regional and global forest and farm producer organizations to carry their messages to policy level meetings. Continue reading

Training in Laos: Research Proposal Writing

VITRI in cooperation with Savannakhet University and National University of Laos organized an intensive training course on Research proposal writing course from 26-28th October, 2015 at Savannakhet University, Laos. This course was part of HEI ICI FORMEB project, which is funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland.

The participants were from National University of Laos, Savannakhet University, Souphanouvong University, Yezin Forestry University and Myanmar Forest Research Institute. Professor Markku Kanninen from University of Helsinki and Dr. Damrong Pipatwattanakul from Kasetsart University, Thailand were the trainers. Mr. Dipjoy Chakma from University of Helsinki was the coordinator for the training course.

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