TEAKNET Partner Event in the XXV IUFRO World Congress 2019, 29 September - 05 October 2019, Curitiba, Brazil

​The XXV IUFRO World Congress held at Curitiba, Brazil during 29 September – 5 October 2019. The IUFRO World Congress is held at 5 year intervals, well attended by more than 2,000 participants. It brings together scientists and stakeholders from all parts of the world to discuss scientific and technical issues related to priority areas of forest research, policy and management. 


Presentations of the TEAKNET Partner Event


Enhancing Conservation and Sustainable Management of Teak Forests and the Legality of Wood Supply in the Greater Mekong Sub-region

Tetra Yanuariadi, International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO), Yokohama, Japan


Improving structural diversity of teak monocultures and economic implications

Rasoul Yousefpour, Chair of Forestry Economics and Forest Planning, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany


Growth Performance and Physical Properties of 15- year old TEAK Clones from Kerala, India

Thulasidas P K,  Kerala Forest Research Institute, India


Growth performance of 18 years old Teak of different planting stocks

Zar Chi Hlaing, Forest Research Institute, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar


Development of sustainable livelihoods for forest fringe communities from Teak plantations in Ghana

Valerie Fumey Nassah, Forestry Commission, Ghana


Technological characterization of Tectona grandis sawing wood waste and considerations of its potential uses

Marina Coelho, Universidade de São Paulo, Piracicaba, Brazil


Strategies and practices to manage teak plantations in south China

Zaizhi Zhou, Research Institute of Tropical Forestry,CAF, Guangzhou, China


TEAKNET towards the Development of Teak Sector

Sreelakshmy MP, TEAKNET, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, India


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WEBINAR Series 1 by Dr. CTS Nair on the topic "The Future of Production and Trade of Teak: Emerging Scenarios in a Changing World". 

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WEBINAR Series 2 by Sinan Hagenah on the topic "Population genetic considerations for selection of plant reproductive material of teak (Tectona grandis)". 





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