Working with PEFC and exchanging cooperation opportunities of sustainable forest management.12 tháng 2, 2022
Attending the meeting were: Ms. Thai Dieu Huong – Market Engagement at PEFC International, chairperson of PEFC Furniture Thematic Taskforce (FTT) with 8 PEFC National members from 8 different countries; Ms. Pham Thi Thanh Hoa – Southeast Asia PEFC Market Development Manager, Dr. Vu Tan Phuong - Director of the Vietnam Forest Certification Office (VFCO).
Attending the meeting, on the side of VNUF, there were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Phung Van Khoa – Vice President; and leaders of International Cooperation Division, College of Wood industry & Interior design, Faculty of Forestry, Faculty of Forest Resources & Environmental Management, Center for Sustainable Forest Management and Forest Certification and interested experts and scientists.
Speaking at the meeting, Vice president Phung Van Khoa warmly welcomed the representatives who visited and worked with VNUF. The university always appreciates and hopes that the external cooperation of the University in general and programs with PEFC and VFCO in particular will develop more and more as well as active engagement from professors and lecturers, experts in the university.
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Phung Van Khoa – Vice President welcome the delegation
At the meeting, Ms. Thai Dieu Huong – Chairperson of PEFC Furniture Thematic Taskforce briefly introduced PEFC, and international cooperation activities in training, scientific research and operation plans of PEFC in Vietnam.
Ms. Thai Dieu Huong – Chairperson of PEFC Furniture Thematic Taskforce and Ms. Pham Thi Thanh Hoa – Market Development Manager of PEFC Southeast Asia at the meeting
At the working, the two parties have discussed cooperation opportunities in the coming time; and agree on some cooperative activities to be implemented in the near future including training courses; scientific research in the form of "case studies"; develop standard programs, curricula, and lectures on sustainable forest management and forest certification; organize seminars and workshop to promote the implementation of activities on sustainable forest management and forest certification.
Prof. Dr. Hoang Van Sam – Director of ICD VNUF
Dr. Vu Tan Phuong – Director of the Vietnam Forest Certification Office (VFCO) participated in an online discussion
All delegation in the meeting