14 June, 2013
FABI Director elected as next IUFRO President
Prof Mike Wingfield, Director of FABI and the TPCP, has this week
been elected as the new president of IUFRO (International Union of
Forest Research Organizations). This happened during the Third IUFRO
Latin American Congress, currently happening in San Jose, Costa Rica.
IUFRO represents more than 15 000 forestry scientists from more than 110
countries globally, and is one of the largest scientific organizations
in existence. Please find more information attached.
We would like to congratulate Mike with this major achievement that
will greatly benefit the South African forestry industry and forestry
research in South Africa.
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