Training of Vietnamese Scientists in tree science and technology
Professor Richard Ellis
University of Reading - Plant Sciences
Host Country Institutions:
University of Agriculture and Forestry
To develop Vietnamese staff 's understanding and skill in tree seed ecology/physiology for biodiversity conservation
(i) 25 Vietnamese scientists trained in Vietnam, and four scientists at the SSL at Reading.
(ii) Seed science taught at the UAF
(iv) New technology applied in seed collection, handling and storage.
(v) Effective methods of promoting seed germination in nursery sowings developed.