Forest Research Institute of Myanmar visited Kunming Institute of Zoology

On 6th April, 2017, Thaung Naing Oo, the director of Myanmar Forest Research Institute, lead five delegates visited Kunming Institute of Zoology.

        On 6th April, 2017, Thaung Naing Oo, the director of Myanmar Forest Research Institute, lead five delegates visited Kunming Institute of Zoology. Accompanied by Xuefei YANG, associate professor of Kunming Institute of Botany(KIB), and Xiaoyong CHEN, professor of Kunming Institute of Zoology(KIZ), as well as the member of CAS-SEABRI's research group.

        They visited Animal Museum of KIZ,  interested in the specimens making and expected to carry out training courses to improve their level in this area. The deputy director Weiwei LI of KIZ Animal Museum hope two sides to conduct more cooperation in biodiversity field in the future. 

        Then, Mr. Bingyu MAO, Director of Scientific Research and Development Planning of KIZ, introduced the history, research areas and major breakthroughs of KIZ in recent years. And professor Xiaoyong CHEN discussed with them on fish classification, phylogeny, diversity protection an graduate training in Myanmar. Myanmar side expressed willingness to strengthen the cooperative and give strong support to them.d

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Group Photo

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Disscussion