International Training Programme on "Inovations in the Management of Planted Teak Forests", Peechi, Kerala, India, 31 August- 3 September 2011
An international training programme on "Inovations in the Management of Planted Teak Forests" will be held at Peechi, Kerala, India on 31 August- 3 September 2011. The Organizers and Sponsors of the Training Programme is TEAKNET (International Teak Information Network), Kerala Forest Research Institute (KFRI), Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations and Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment. The details about the workshop is available in the second announcement which can be downloaded.
A Willingness to Work Together With Other Teak Producers in Latin America to Enhance Progress and Development of the High-Grade Hardwood Sector
OLAT invites you for the first official meeting on 30th of November 2010, in San Jose, Costa Rica. The meeting will be embedded in a small seminar where all people interested in the organization can participate. The OLAT assembly will be restricted to interested producers with the aim to give OLAT an official start. For more details please see http://www.olatgroup.com/en
The theme for the XXIII IUFRO World Congress will be "Forests for the Future: Sustaining Society and the Environment." XXIII IUFRO World Congress will be held in Seoul, Republic of Korea from 23-28 August 2010. For details visit the official web page www.iufro2010.com
Asia-Pacific Forestry Commission - 23rd Session hold on 8- 11 June 2010 in Thimphu, Bhutan. The meeting is being organised by FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand. For details contact firstname.lastname@example.org
TEAKNET held an international workshop on "Production and Marketing of Teakwood: Future Scenarios" during 23-25 November 2009. The workshop was held at the KFRI campus at Peechi, Kerala, India. The details about the workshop are available in the brochure which can be downloaded.
The theme for the World Forestry Congress was "Forests in Development- A Vital Balance". XIII World Forestry Congress, 2009 held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 18- 25 October 2009 was organized by the Government of Argentina in collaboration with the FAO Forestry Department. www.wfc2009.org
The 7th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference (PRWAC) hold on August 3rd to 5th 2009 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.The conference covered a wide range of topics in wood anatomy and related subjects. The anatomical structure of wood play an important role in selecting the proper wood for particular usage because they affects strength properties, appearance, resistance to penetration by water and chemicals, resistance to decay, pulp quality, and the chemical reactivity of wood.
International Academy of Wood Science Annual Plenary Meeting and Conference 2009, Saint Petersburg, Moscow, 15 -21 June 2009
Annual Plenary Meeting and Conference IAWS-2009 "Forests as a Renewable Source of Vital Values for Changing World" held on 15- 21 June 2009 in Saint-Petersburg - Moscow, Russia. For details visit the official webpage http://www.msfu.ru/eng/iaws2009
During the Asia Pacific Forestry Week 21-26 April 2008, Hanoi, Vietnam, The Steering Committee Meeting of Teaknet was held at 1.00 PM on 21 April 2008. The Meeting was attended by 18 participants from different countries.
TEAKNET brings out a quarterly electronic newsletter (TEAKNET Bulletin) through its website. It is intended for circulation among the members of TEAKNET and other stakeholders around the globe. The Bulletin welcomes short articles, research results of non-technical nature etc. from researchers, teak growers and traders for inclusion as news items. To subscribe the online TEAKNET Newsletter, enter your email below.
IUFRO All Division 5 Conference 2017-Vancouver, British Columbia
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Alerts and News
- Myanmar might export timber products to EU
- Sustainable Management and Genetic Conservation of Teak Resources: Project Formulation Workshop: 26-27 May, Bangkok: Participation (on invitation only)
- Clarification on the Myanmar teak export ban
- GI tag for Nilambur Teak: Opportunities and Legal Paths- News report from the National Daily ‘The Hindu’
- Myanmar’s teak export ban could knock the floor out from under the yacht industry—literally
- The biggest teak tree in Asia has been discovered in Kerala, India
- European Union Timber Regulation(EUTR)
- World Teak Conference 2015