Secretariat

APFORGEN's Secretariat is hosted by The Asia Pacific Association of Forestry Research Institutions (APAFRI). APAFRI is an association of Institutions with an active interest in forestry research, conservation, management and other forestry related matters in the Asia Pacific. Its objective is to promote collaboration among institutions to enhance and increase the forestry research and conservation capacity in the Asia Pacific. The International Union of Forestry Research Institution (IUFRO) has recognised APAFRI as its Asia Pacific chapter. 

 

Bioversity International provides technical support to APFORGEN. Bioversity International is a global research-for-development organization that deliver's scientific evidence, management practices and policy options to use and safeguard agricultural biodiversity to attain sustainable global food and nutrition security. Bioversity International works with partners in low-income countries where agricultural biodiversity can contribute to improved nutrition, resilience, productivity and climate change adaptation.

 

Bioversity International is a member of the CGIAR Consortium, a global research partnership for a food secure future.

 

For further information, please contact APFORGEN secretariat.