Vietnam – PLCN Attend Workshop on Community Forestry

October 14, 2013 | Posted in: News

On October 1-4, PLCN core group members Vin Voern from Stung Treng and Hoeung Sopheap from Kampong Thom joined the Asia Regional Workshop on Community Forestry in Thua Thien Hue city, Vietnam. The event was supported by the Global Alliance of Community Forestry (GACF), Recoftc, and the Centre for People and Forests. There were 36 participants (12 women) from Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Nepal, Vietnam, Australia, and South Korea. On the agenda was a visit to a local CF community and organizers asked participants to share their own local experiences on how to best work as a CF community and the overall importance of community forestry.