Rangeland and forestry Research Directorate


  • To deliver reliable information, knowledge and technologies of range and forest development, conservation, utilization and rehabilitation of the rangeland to ensure better livelihood.
  • To adapt, generate and transfer integrated natural resource technologies and management practices
  • To provide trainings on rangeland and forestry technologies and management practices on time


Enhance rangeland biodiversity conservation, increasing productivity of Non-timber forest product and establishing data base on Rangeland biophysical and productivity


The general objective is to improve and sustain the rangeland and forestry resources and ultimately create resilience ecosystem for optimizing the benefits of range and forestry products to the community and develop regional economy.