Asian Wetland Symposium NEW DATE & call for abstracts

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Published: June 1st, 2021

The next Asian Wetland Symposium will happen online from 5 to 9 July 2021.

The 9th Symposium is calling for submissions of spoken or poster presentations. If you are interested, please consider sharing an abstract with the organisers by 7 May.

There are eight topics:

  • Impacts of COVID-19 on wetlands
  • Nature-based Solutions (NbS) and ecosystem-based approaches to disaster risk reduction (Eco-DRR)
  • Wetland management, conservation and restoration
  • Wise use of wetlands
  • Wetland education, nature and art
  • Urban and rural wetlands
  • Multi-stakeholder participation and citizen science
  • Regional policy issues
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Find fuller descriptions on the topics, and the process of submitting abstracts on the AWS9 website.

The Asian Wetland Symposium will be held online on 21 – 25 June 2021. It is supported by the Ramsar Regional Centre – East Asia, the city of Suncheon, Ramsar Center Japan, and Wetlands International.

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