In addition to organizing
the above training Programmes, this institute is conducting workshops
/ seminars, study tours, co-ordination of training in other institutes,
development of training materials and publication of house magazines.
a) Workshops on subjects
like self help group appreciation, institutional assessment study,
social environmental impact assessment, linkages between PR and
JFM etc., to the personnel of Forest Department and other Departments
have been conducted in this academy. From 01.01.2001 to this date
( 27 ) workshops have been conducted.
b) Interactive seminars
( 6 ) Nos. on technology improvement of R & D wing have been
conducted in the Academy.
c) Through APFA, different
categories of officers of the AP Forest Department have been deputed
to other institutes like IIFM Bhopal, IGFRI Jhansi, Institute of
Financial Management Chennai, NRSA, Hyderabad and Dr.MCR Institute
of Administration, Hyderabad etc., for imparting trainings.
d) Academy has brought out 3 books in English (Joint Forest
Management, Rapid assessment of medicinal plants of A.P, National
workshop of Medicinal plants), 5 books in Telugu (Neeru – Meeru, JFM Guidelines, Aranya Mitra, CFM-Margadarshini and CFM-Accounting
Procedures) and 4 brochures. One (1) half yearly journal viz., Vanasamrakshini
is also published by the institute.
e) This academy has
produced videocassettes and CDs on JFM/CFM, Neeru-Meeru (Water Conservation),
NTFP and Medicinal Plants for distribution to field units for extension
and publicity purpose.
f) Training materials in
Telugu on different themes are developed for distribution among