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APN Climate Synthesis First Author’s Workshop

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As climate issues are becoming more relevant and pressing these days, the APN is conducting a two-year Synthesis Activity on APN and Climate Change: Perspectives from Asia and the Pacific, which officially kicked-off in a Scoping Meeting held last year at the APN Secretariat in … Read more…

APN WORKSHOP Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and Urban Development Planning for Asian Coastal Cities, 20-22 August 2010, Nakorn Pathom, Thailand

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In response to the limited capacity to conduct risk and vulnerability assessments in most coastal Asian cities, an International Workshop on Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and Urban Development Planning for Asian Coastal Cities , convened on 20-22 August 2010, in Nakorn Pathom, Thailand. This workshop … Read more…

APN at the 23rd IUFRO World Congress Seoul, Korea, 23-28 August 2010

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Committed to strengthening close cooperation with the key international organisations in facing the challenges in earth’s sustainability and recognising the vital role played by the forest science in achieving this, APN representatives, Mr. Tetsuro Fujitsuka, APN Secretariat Director and Ms. Lizhier Coralde, Programme Fellow, joined … Read more…

APN Takes Action for Sustainable Forestry

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To enable forests to meet diverse human needs in a sustainable way, close international cooperation in forest science and related disciplines is crucial – this is where APN’s niche lies. The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) will highlight a number of APN forestry-related … Read more…

APN Welcomes New National Focal Point for Japan

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Mr. Yutaka MATSUZAWA Director, Office for Global Environment Research Ministry of the Environment, JAPAN 1-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8975, JAPAN Tel: +81-3-5521-8247; Fax: +81-3-3581-4815 Email: yutaka_matsuzawaenv.go.jp