Tropical Forest Canopy Training Programme for the ASEAN Region
Dr Andrew Mitchell
GCP - Global Canopy Programme - JKFS
Host Country Institutions:
Build human capacity in Malaysia and other biodiversity rich nations in ASEAN region for investigating forest canopy biodiversity, its conservation, function, value and policy context.
Forest canopy research and conservation field course developed and established at University of Malaysia Sabah.
Human capacity for training in canopy research and conservation developed.
Canopy training manual for the field course produced.
New leaders in canopy science and conservation trained.
Agreement of relevant national and regional institutions on a strategy for canopy training in the region