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ITTO Council Meeting with Leading Thünen Participation


The 55th Council Meeting of the International Tropical Timber Organization took place in Lomé, Togo from December 2 to 7, 2019.

(© Ramon Carillo Arellano/ITTO)

Member of the German delegation was Dr. Jobst Michael Schroeder, scientist at the Thünen Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics who was also chairing the sessions of ITTO’s Committee on Reforestation and Forest Management. ITTO’s new Guidelines for Forest Landscape Restoration in the Tropics and the ITTO Environmental and Social Risks Guidelines could be adopted under his chairmanship.