Forest Resource Management Seminar

Forest Resource Management Seminar

January 9, 2020 0 By Ei Pyae Oo

Kayin State Medicinal Plant Resource Center in collaboration with Kayin State Government organized a seminar titled Forest Resource Management on Dec, 19,2019 at Taw Win Yadanar Hotel in Hpa-an. Daw Nan Khin Htwe Myint , Chief Minister, Kayin State , attended with representatives included Kayin State Government departments and other partners organization.
The Purpose of the seminar was sharing technical information to find more appropriate methods of forest resource management in Kayin State.
Seminar program was held as two parts following;

PART I
09:00~09:30  –  Registration
09:30~09:45  –  Opening Speech By: Daw Nan Khin Htwe Myint, Chief Minister of Kayin State
09:45~10:45  –  Forest Resource Management By: U Myint Thein Tun, Director of Department of forest
10:05~10:15  –  Coffee Break
10:05~10:35  – Tools and Guidelines for Watershed Management in the Forest Area toward Climate Resilience By: Dr. Takeshi Fujino, Saitama University (Japan)
10:35~10:55  – Globe Important Agricultural Heritage System By: U Kyaw San, Assistant Director of Environmental Conservation Department
10:55~11:15  – Ethnobotanical study of plant resources in Kayin State By: Dr. Kazumi Fujikawa, Makino Botanical Garden
11:15~11:35  – Discussion
11:35~12:15  – Lunch Time

PART II
12:15~12:45  – Topography, Geology & Hot spring Resource in Kayin State By: Mr. Hiroshi Sudo, BAJ, Hpa-an
12:45~13:05  – Dochakin and soil improvement By: Daw Thin Thin Sent, Assistant Director of Department of Agriculture
13:05~13:25  – Current situation of Coffee in Myanmar By: Daw Ohnmar Win Deputy headmaster of State Agricultural Institute (Zwekapin)
13:25~13:30  – Coffee break
13:30~13:50  – Cash crops, Wa-U, Ginger, Turmeric, Cultivation for development hilly and mountainous area By: Mr.Mitsuo Matsumoto, Makino Botanical Garden
13:50~14:10  – Some Bioactive Organic Constituents from Roots of Stemona By: Dr.Than Than Myint, Pro-Rector, Hpa-an University
14:10~14:20  – Discussion
14:20~14:35  – Closing Remarks By: Mr. Toshiro Mado, Senior Manager, The Nippon Foundation