WOCAT side events, poster presentations and booth at the UNCCD 3rd Scientific Conference, Cancún, Mexico

Dear WOCAT colleagues and friends, 

WOCAT will be present at the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) 3rd international scientific conference which will be held in Cancún, Mexico from 9th to 12th March 2015.

WOCAT participates in the following side events:

  • Making a Network of Networks work to achieve land degradation neutrality: improving UNCCD stakeholders’ use of scientific research results. Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 13-15
  • Soil Leadership Academy: Achieving Land Degradation Neutrality, how do we do it? Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 13 -15
  • WOCAT launch: A Knowledge Management Platform Goes New. Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 18-20
  • Knowledge and knowledge transfer: The UNCCD Scientific Knowledge Brokering Portal (SKBP). Thursday, 12 March 2015, 13-15

Furthermore, WOCAT has three poster presentations on Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 11-13:

  • the WOCAT network: recent advances and applications of tools for sharing and using local and scientific knowledge related to SLM
  • innovations in using documented knowledge on SLM best practices
  • decision support framework for mainstreaming and scaling out SLM

We would be happy to meet you at one of these events or presentations, and/or at our WOCAT booth!

Best wishes

The WOCAT Secretariat