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					       TANZANIA FORESTRY RESEARCH INSTITUTE




PARTICIPATORY FOREST MANAGEMENT (PFM) RESEARCH WORKSHOP

                  VETA MOROGORO DECEMBER 15 – 16, 2008

Tanzania forestry Research Institute (TAFORI) was established by the Act No. 5 of
1980. TAFORI is mandated to carry out and coordinate forestry research in
Tanzania. Since 2007 TAFORI has been coordinating Participatory Forest
Management (PFM) research under the National Forest and Beekeeping
Programs (NFP/NBKP).

Short and long-term research projects have been implemented for the past one
year on the impact of PFM on forest quality, livelihoods and governance.

TAFORI is organizing a workshop to discuss the results and lessons learned from
PFM research in Tanzania. Workshop Papers are invited from PFM research
grantees and other interested stakeholders of PFM research activities in
Tanzania. Abstracts of not more than 500 words in A4 paper and font 12 Times
New Roman should be submitted to the address below not later than 21 st
November, 2008. Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified and full papers
not exceeding 15 pages, double spaced must be sent to the address below not
later than 3rd December 2008.

For further information contact:   Director General
                                   TAFORI
                                   P.O. Box 1854
                                   MOROGORO.
                                   Tel: 255 23 261 4498/ 4499/ 3725
                                   E-mail:tafori@morogoro.net:
                                          lrmbwambo@yahoo.com:
                                   TAFORI website: www.tafori.org
                                   MNRT website: www.mnrt.go.tz
                                   NFP website:     www.nfp.co.tz