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Facilitating Forest Restoration for Biodiversity Recovery in Indochina


Ref: 14010
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr David Blakesley
Lead Institution: East Malling Research
Host Country Institutions: Chiang Mai University, Forest Research Centre - Lao PDR, Forest and Wildlife Research Institute, Kunming Institute of Botany
Start Date: 2005-04-01
End Date: 2008-03-31
Funding: £169,653.00
Website: http://www.forru.org
Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Cambodia, China, Laos
Purpose: To facilitate restoration of forest ecosystems for biodiversity recovery in Indochina by transfering skills and proven technologies to key forestry stakeholders in China, Laos and Cambodia, enabling them to develop local versions of the framework species technique of forest restoration, which accelerates biodiversity recovery in degraded areas. This project will assist these countries to design research tree nurseries and experimental plots to adapt the technique to local ecological and socio-economic conditions and demonstrate it to local people
Outputs: - establish forest biodiversity restoration network within each country - generic Manual on Establishing a Forest Restoration Research and Training Unit suitable for adaptation across Indochina - three workshops in Thailand training 45 key personnel from China, Laos and Cambodia in forest restoration, and planning adaptation of generic manual to local conditions - three workshops in China, Laos and Cambodia training 75 individuals - three implementation plans for a model forest restoration programme in each country - one joint implementation workshop - publication of field guides on How to Plant a Forest in each country respectively

Related Projects: Education and training for restoring tropical forest biodiversity in Thailand

Documents:
Title: 14-010 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 14-010 Revised logframework oct 2007
Download: Log Frame [pdf]

Title: 14-010 logframe rev Nov 06
Download: Log Frame [pdf]

Title: 14-010 AR2 Annex 3-1 Cam w'shop06
Download: Meeting Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 AR2 Ann3-2 China w'kshop07
Download: Meeting Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 AR2 Ann3-3 Lao w'shop06
Download: Meeting Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 14-010 FR China implementation plan
Download: Management Plan [pdf]