Reviewing the evidence on local adaptation in trees – Interview with David Boshier

    Is local planting material best? This is the question David Boshier from the University of Oxford is currently trying to answer through a systematic review – digging through decades of…


Global Landscapes Forum | Paris Launching the new climate and development agenda 5-6 DECEMBER 2015

The 2015 Global Landscapes Forum is the leading platform for bringing together individuals and organizations that have an impact on land use. The event is expected to be the largest meeting on the…


Bioversity and APFORGEN launch a survey on seed and seedling sources in forest restoration

Many governments, civil society and private sector organizations across the world are working to restore forests and degraded landscapes. These initiatives need large amounts of tree seed and…


Implementation of the Global Plan of Action on Forest Genetic Resources picks up pace.

Many countries have decided to strengthen their national programmes or strategies for forest genetic resources, as well as related assessment and documentation efforts, in response to the Global…


IUFRO Asia and Oceania Regional Congress, 24-27 October 2016, China

                                       Within each five-year IUFRO Board period at least one IUFRO Regional Congress is held in a given region. IUFRO Regional Congresses aim to promote and strengthen…


About us

APFORGEN is a regional programme and network with a holistic approach to the conservation and management of the Forest Genetic Resources (FGR) in the Asia-Pacific region


APFORGEN Secretariat
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XiangShan Road, Dongxiaofu No.1, Haidian district, 
Beijing, People's Republic of China