Created on Wednesday, 29 April 2015 16:49
The first APFNet council meeting was hosted by the Myanmar Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry.
27 to 28 April 2015 – The Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet) convened its first meeting of the Council in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital of Myanmar. In attendance were over 35 participants from 17 APFNet member economies as well as five member organizations and one observer organization. The Myanmar Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry (MoECF) hosted the meeting. Mr. U Win Tun, Union Minister of MoECF, and Mr. Qu Guilin, Executive Director of APFNet opened the meeting and announced the formal establishment of the APFNet Council.