Upgrading a Farmer’s Nursery in Pursat province, Cambodia

Upgrading a Farmer’s Nursery in Pursat province, Cambodia Year-old seedlings of Siamese Rosewood in Cambodia sell for 0.50 to 1 US$, making them a potentially important addition to local farmers’…


Rosewood Seeds to Help Laotian Rural Communities

Rosewood Seeds to Help Laotian Rural Communities by Tania Kanchanarak Have you ever heard of Rosewood? Rosewood refers to some of the most valuable timber species on Earth, most species belonging…


Seeds for trees: Survey on seed supply chains in Southeast Asia

Restoration practitioners need information about the origin and quality of seed sources to select the right trees for their sites – trees that can survive and thrive under both current and future…


Happy International Day of Forests

Over the past year, APFORGEN members and partners have produced new knowledge of the threats to these species and capacities for conserving and sustainably using them. A number of new reports and…


Synergies between Botanic Gardens Conservation International and APFORGIS

Jean Linsky of the Southeast Asia Botanic Gardens Network Coordinator at Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) spoke with us about her work on the Global Trees Assessment, and synergies…


How APFORGIS is laying the groundwork for future conservation efforts

APFORGIS is a regional project that produces up-to-date information on the distributions of valuable Asian tree species and threats to them, and guidance for developing conservation strategies that…


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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Beijing, People's Republic of China