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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2021

The Chair of Tropical and International Forestry wishes you a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year 2021 We extend our appreciation to our colleagues and partners for the creativity and resilience in this unprecedented year of 2020. We are…

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Tanzania National Scenario Workshop within the WoodCluster Project

A scenario workshop involving national-level stakeholders is a vital research activity within the WoodCluster project that tackles the decision-making level. In this unprecedented year of 2020, we are happy that this activity has been successfully implemented. On November 27th 2020, our…

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Discussing “Global Perspectives on Forests” at the Political Art Days Festival in Dresden

October 1st 2020 was an exceptional day for the institute. First of all, we transitioned from the 27-year leadership of Prof. Jürgen Pretzsch to Prof. Lukas Gießen. Our institute also changed its name to: “Chair of Tropical and International Forestry”….

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A pilot project on Farmer-Managed Natural Regeneration in Uganda

I’m called Jjemba Bonny, an alumnus of MSc Tropical Forestry from Uganda. I completed my studies in 2019 and my research project was done on Farmer-Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR) in Mubende District, Uganda. FMNR is a simple land restoration technique…

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27 years of Prof. Pretzsch and internationalization to Tharandt

On October 5th we gathered in a small group to commemorate the 27 years of leadership of Professor Pretzsch at the institute. Members of the team, his doctoral students and his wife wanted to wish him the best for this…

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Second round of the Workshop “Project Monitoring and Reporting: Introduction to Geographic Methods using Open-Source Software”

Due the high demand of the first round of the online workshop “Project Monitoring and Reporting: Introduction to Geographic Methods using Open-Source Software”. The Institute of International Forestry and Forest Products of the TU Dresden in collaboration with BluoVerda Deutschland…

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