International Research Group on Wood Protection (IRG)

Groupe international de recherche sur la protection du bois

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URL: http://www.irg-wp.com/

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Founded

1969-06-25 Cambridge UK

History

25 Jun 1969, Cambridge (UK), as International Research Group on Wood Preservation -- Groupe international de recherche sur la préservation du bois, after having taken over, 1 Jan 1969, the cooperative research programme of an OECD sponsored group, set up in 1965, and called 'Group of Experts on the Preservation of Wood'. Current Statutes effective 25 May 2007.

Aims

Promote research throughout the world on the subject of wood protection; act as a forum for other international bodies undertaking collaborative research; undertake the early notification and dissemination of research results.

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Structure

Executive Council (EC), comprising President, Vice-president, 5 members and 2 ex officio members. Finance Committee (FC); Membership Committee (MC); Ron Cockcroft Award Committee (RCAC); Nominations Sub-Committee (NSC); Scientific Programme Committee (SPC); IRG Travel Awards Committee (TA), Electronic Communications Sub-Committee, comprising Sections (5) with Working Parties. Secretariat.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

XB5729

Last News

2019

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