International Bamboo and Rattan Organization

International Bamboo and Rattan Organization

23 Nov

Kenya Commercial Forestry Investment Conference

  • Date 23 - 26 November 2021
  • Location Kenya

The Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI) is organizing a Commercial Forestry Investment Conference to be held at KEFRI headquarters from 2 – 5 November 2021. The objective of the conference is to provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge, experiences and the potential of commercial forestry investment in Kenya. The theme of the conference is “Commercial Forestry Investment for Wealth Creation, Enhancing Manufacturing, Food Security, Health and attainment of 10% tree cover in Kenya’’.

Day 2 will have a session on ‘Bamboo Production, Processing and Utilization’ that includes the topics:

  • Status of bamboo planting, nurseries, hectarage, natural and plantations, industries, cottage and handicrafts.
  • Enterprises and experience.
  • Recent subsidiary legislations.
  • Emerging investment opportunities.
  • Integration of bamboo value chain in the construction Industry.


INBAR is proudly co-sponsoring the event and also supporting some enterprises/groups to participate in the Conference.

For registration and more information on the event visit:

note date has changed to 23 – 26 November 2021