Technical Support Services (TSS).
Technical Support Services (TSS) theme focuses on improving quality of research through: development of research protocols, data management and analysis; and developing and maintaining standards for laboratory procedures; developing strategies and products for dissemination of forestry technologies and research findings to stakeholders. The theme also coordinates partnerships and resource mobilization to support research and development activities.
The theme addresses challenges facing forestry through the following sub-themes:
Partnership and networks
Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Knowledge management and dissemination
Biometrics and forest resource assessment
Resource mobilization for research