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Category: Excursion


My SUTROFOR Experience in Nepal

Namaste! I am delighted to share my great SUTROFOR experience from Nepal. I was nominated by the Institute to serve as a Teacher/Supervisor for the Sustainable Tropical Forestry (SUTROFOR) Spring School in Nepal. The SUTROFOR is an Erasmus Mundus International…

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Tharandter foresters in India: An insight to the Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve

Attending a wedding in India is not what we imagined when we decided to study Tropical Forestry in Tharandt. But the opportunity to get to know people from all over the world brought us to a different longitude in the…

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Corporate Social Responsibility – learning and discussing about an important and complex topic

Why would forestry students be interested in the topic of business ethical nature? Both batches of the Tropical Forestry Master course and doctoral students had the opportunity to attend a lecture of Prof. Albert Löhr – holder of the chair…

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019

On behalf of the whole team of the Chair of Tropical Forestry at TU Dresden, we wish everyone a merry Christmas and that you “slide well into the new year” (as the Germans say it: “einen guten Rutsch ins neue…

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Urban gardens: First excursion for first semester MSc. Tropical Forestry

The past Tuesday 9th October was held the first of many excursions that we will attend in our two year experience studying the Msc. Tropical Forestry. The group headed by Dr. Auch and around 20 students went to visit two…

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Regards from Tanzania: Visiting Sawmill and Forest Plantation in Sao Hill

On the 6th day of WoodCluster Summer and Field School, we visited Sao Hill Forest Plantation (SHFP) and the biggest sawmill in East Africa operated by Sao Hill Industries Ltd, which is a subsidiary of Green Resources. SHFP is government-owned,…

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