HEI ICI PARFORM Kick-off meeting

On 27th of June, 2017 VITRI launched a new 3 years (1.3.2017-30.3.2020) project called “Partnership for Forestry Higher Education Cooperation in Mekong Region (PARFROM)” in cooperation with Savannakhet University at Kaysone Phomvihan Cultural Hall, Savannakhet Province. The project is funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland under the “Higher Education Institutions Institutional Cooperation Instrument (HEI ICI)”

His excellency Mr. Khamphoun Touphaithoun, Vice-governor of Savannakhet province was the chief guest. Project members from Savannakhet University, National University of Laos, Souphanouvong University and Kasetsart University of Thailand attended in the event. In addition, representatives from Hue University of Vietnam, World bank, ADB and AUSAID projects joined in the event.

For more information contact with Mr. Dipjoy Chakma, Project coordinator

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Small seminar as part of the HEI-ICI project: HEFSESE

VITRI is pleased to invite you to the guests seminar to be given by Professor Woldeamlak Araia Kiflai and Dr Woldeselassie Ogbzaghi Temnewo from Hamelmalo Agricultural College (HAC), Eritrea, as part of the HEI-ICI, CIMO project “Higher Education for Food Security and Environmental Sustainability in Eritrea (HEFSESE)”. The topics of the presentations are:

Prof. Woldeamlak: Mixed cropping of wheat and barley in the central highlands, Eritrea.
Dr Woldeselassie: Soil and water conservation experiences from Eritrea

Time: Wednesday 15th February at 14:30 o’clock
Location: Seminar room 332, Dept. Forest Sciences, (B-building) Latokartanonkaari 7.

During the seminar, guests speakers provide an overview of their research/expertise on the topics. The seminar provide an excellent opportunity for educational enrichment.

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