BEIJING, October 23 -- The 4th International Congress on Planted Forests opened in Beijing on October 23, 2018. This is the first time ICPF is held in Asia, and it is also the first time for China to hold such a big academic conference on planted forest. With the theme of “Planted Forest--A solution for Green Development”, topics of the Congress include the sustainability of planted forests in the context of changing climates, the future role of planted forests in bio-resources sustainability, environmental protection and green development.
Zhang Jianlong, Administrator of National Forestry and Grassland Administration makes a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the 4th International Congress on Planted Forests
The Congress is co-hosted by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), National Forestry and Grassland Administration (NFGA) and International Union on Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).
By Xin Shuyu