APFISN Workshop on Forest Health Technology and Phytosanitary Standards
6, 8, 10 and 11 November 2011. APFISN Workshop on Forest Health Technology and Phytosanitary Standards, 24th Beijing, China. The workshop, organized in conjunction with the 24 meeting of the Asia-Pacific Forestry Commission, is aimed at bridging the gap in knowledge on forest health technologies and phytosaniatry standards in forestry in the Asia-Pacific region. It will facilitate dialogue and sharing of expertise on the above topics among participants from 20 countries in the region. Major topics which will be discussed include forest health situation in the region, tools used in invasive species survey, risk assessment, long term monitoring, phytosanitatry measures in forestry and management options for invasive species. Resource persons in the workshop include Gillian Allard, FAO, Eric Allen, Canada, Shiroma Sathyapala, New Zealand, Yan Jun, China, Chris Baddeley, New Zealand, Lee Su See, Malaysia, Zhao Wenxia, China, Sitansu Pattnaik and T.V. Sajeev, India, Sun Jianghua, China and Pham Quang Thu, Vietnam.