Training Resources Centre

IUFRO-SPDC produces and markets training manuals and self-teaching materials to support forestry research in developing countries. Hard copies may be ordered from IUFRO-SPDC (schimpf(at), and, if ordered in small quantities, are free of charge for scientists from IUFRO Member Organizations in developing countries (we only charge postage costs).

Public Relations

  • Communicating Forest Science, Editors: Cynthia L. Miner, Yasmeen Sands, Hugo Pierre;
    IUFRO Communications & Public Relations Working Party and the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), Special Programme for Development of Capacities (IUFRO-SPDC).
    Vienna, Austria. 2014, 185 p.

    Download the electronic version of the Manual (in pdf format).

  • Public Relations for Forest Science, Editors: Daniela Kleinschmit and Max Krott, IUFRO Task Force for Public Relations and IUFRO-SPDC, 2005-208p.
    For all those who are not from a developing or economically disadvantaged country the price per hard copy is €25 plus postage costs.

    Download the electronic version of the Manual (in pdf-format).


Proposal Writing

Managing Forest Research