2021 FFTC-VAAS-CABI’s International Webinar on “Fostering Sustainable Management of Banana Diseases in Asia” was successfully conducted on July 22, 2021. The online workshop was organized by FFTC, in partnership with Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences (VAAS), Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International – South East Asia (CABI-SEA), and Taiwan Banana Research Institute (TBRI).
The workshop had around 180 plus online registrants from 14 countries. The participants came mainly from Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia, and a few from Thailand, India, Australia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Suriname, Uganda, and United Kingdom.
The online workshop was mainstreamed live on two platforms—the Cisco Webex platform and the FFTC Facebook Pages, and with the onsite venue in Vietnam.
Workshop speakers and moderators were invited experts coming from 8 countries (India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam), which produce banana in Asia and Pacific Region.
For more information, please view the FFTC official website:
To watch the workshop video: (English Channel only)