International Commission on Poplars and Other Fast-Growing Trees Sustaining People and the Environment
Willow (upper left) and miscanthus (center) biomass trials in Northern Ireland. ©Andrej Pilipović, University of Novi Sad, Serbia.

Working Party on Sustainable Livelihoods, Land Use, Products and Bioenergy

The mandate is to facilitate the exchange of scientific and technical information about the harvesting and utilization of poplars and willows, particularly through collaborative research programmes.

Working Party Officers

Contact

Chair
Joris Van Acker
Laboratory of Wood Technology
Ghent University (UGent)
Coupure links 653
B-9000 Ghent
Belgium

Tel: + 32 9 2646120
Fax: + 32 9 2646233
E-mail: [email protected]

Vice-Chair
Detlef Schmiedl
Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology
Joseph von Fraunhofer  Str. 7
D-76327 Pfinzial
Germany

Tel.: (49-721) 4640747
E-mail: [email protected]

Vice-Chair
Oscar Crespo
Business Development Manager
P. San Miguel, 10
26007 Logroño, La Rioja
Spain

Tel.: (34-610) 009 714
E-mail: [email protected]

Vice-Chair
Ramesh Chand Dhiman
Wimco Seedlings Limited
R&D Complex, Kashipur Road, P.O. Box 4
Bogwala Rudrapur, Uttaranchal
India

Tel: (91-992) 7042364
E-mail: [email protected]