Africa calling

Jacovelli, Paul
March 2013
CFA Newsletter;Mar2013, Issue 60, p1
Information about the East Africa Regional Tree Improvement Conference that was held on February 18-20, 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya is presented. Topics discussed include tree improvement strategy, the difficulties in getting reliable information on the forestry sector, and the success of Kenya's Tree Biotechnology program Trust (TBPT). It also highlighted the establishment of the Institute of Commercial Forestry Research (ICFR).


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