6.7 Zhao Shucong meets with the chairman of International Forestry Association

Zhao Shucong(R) meets with Niels Elers Koch(L) in Beijing.(Cai Hong).

BEIJING, June 6 - Zhao Shucong, administrator of State Forestry Administration, met with Niels Elers Koch, chairman of International Forestry Association in Beijing on June 4. Zhao expressed his gratitude to the International Forestry Association’s support to China. China’s forestry is in a critical period of transformation and upgrading, and he hoped to strengthen further cooperation with International Forestry Association, especially on forestation in arid and semi-arid regions and combating climate change, he said.

Niels Elers Koch wished more Chinese scientific research institutions, associations and forestry scientists join the work of International Forestry Association, and more cooperation with China in the future.


By Xin Shuyu