REMINDER and extended registration deadline: WOCAT Symposium and 17th WOCAT Network Meeting

Dear WOCATeers

We are pleased to announce the WOCAT Symposium and the 17th WOCAT Network Meeting taking place in Feldafing, Germany, from 8 June to 11 June 2015.

The event will be hosted by GIZ and brings a wide range of WOCAT members and stakeholders together and will focus on:

WOCAT goes new – strong platforms and partnerships for spreading SLM

Part 1: WOCAT Symposium (open to a broad range of SLM stakeholders) (Monday, 8 June)

Part 2: Field day in the surrounding of Feldafing (Tuesday, 9 June)

Part 3: 17th WOCAT Network Meeting (Wednesday 10 June – Thursday 11 June)

The WOCAT Network Meeting is the first network meeting since the new institutional set-up of WOCAT has been finalized. A launching event for the WOCAT countries and partners will take place during the Symposium.

Please find the detailed announcement of the event under the following link.

Deadline for registration is extended until April 12, 2015. Please use the on-line registration form and DO NOT REPLY TO THIS MAIL TO INDICATE YOUR INTEREST.

We hope to see you in Feldafing, Germany.

Kind regards on behalf of the workshop organisers

·          Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

·          WOCAT Secretariat, Centre for Development and Environment, University of Berne, Switzerland