Academia and Research Institutions

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Description: Signed in 2015, the collaboration between FAO and the Asia-Pacific Network for Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation (APFNet) aims to develop sustainable forest management capacities in the Asia-Pacific region.  To achieve this objective, the partners engage in joint technical cooperation, training events, information exchange, and promote effective policy development and implementation.
In partnership since: 2015
Country: China
SDG: 15. Life on Land
Areas of Collaboration: Capacity Development,Knowledge Exchange

Name of the institution: Beijing Forestry University
Description: The partnership between FAO and the Beijing Forestry University is a recent collaboration, established in 2020 to develop joint actions and cooperation projects which target forest health and protection and support the sustainable management of forests.
In partnership since: 2020
Country: China
SDG: 15. Life on Land
Areas of Collaboration: Advocacy,Capacity Development,Knowledge Exchange

Description: The partnership between the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences and FAO was established in 2015 to foster institutional capacity development and promote South-South Cooperation activities with the support of the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China. This cooperation facilitates technology transfer and exchanges of expertise in areas of sustainable agriculture, pest management, animal diseases, bioenergy, food security and climate change.
In partnership since: 2015
Country: China
SDG: 2. Zero Hunger
Areas of Collaboration: Knowledge Exchange

Name of the institution: Chinese Academy of Fisheries Sciences
Description: The Chinese Academy of Fisheries Sciences and FAO partnered in 2019 to promote capacity development, technology, information and experience exchange for sustainable fisheries and aquaculture management. The collaboration supports initiatives in developing countries, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region, in promoting climate impact mitigation and adaption and building resilience of fisher folk, while strengthening the efforts to increase regulation and safety of fish products for regional and global trade.
In partnership since: 2019
Country: China
SDG: 14. Life Below Water
Areas of Collaboration: Advocacy,Capacity Development,Knowledge Exchange

Description: The collaboration between FAO and the Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Science was signed in 2021 with the objective to promote advocacy activities, develop capacities and share knowledge in the areas of South-South cooperation, agriculture, nutrition, breeding and cultivation of stress-resistant crop varieties, tropical crops and prevention and control of pests and diseases. 
In partnership since: 2021
Country: China
SDG: 1. No Poverty,2. Zero Hunger
Areas of Collaboration: Advocacy,Capacity Development