Deadline for Registration is Friday, January 15, 2010.
Purpose of the
purpose of this conference is to bring together conservation
and development experiences from Africa and Latin America to
discuss and compare emerging trends, and stories of success
and failure. These exchanges will not only facilitate mutual
learning among the participants, but also serve as a
foundation to strengthen collaboration between the regions,
and the definition of long-lasting solutions to advance
conservation and economic development in its multiple
Oral sessions have been organized around three primary
topics: changing contexts, changing strategies, and training
and capacity building. Each session will include invited
papers, selected by the session moderator in consultation
with the steering committee, and discussion. In addition to
the oral sessions, there will be a poster session open to
submissions on any aspect related to the conference topics.
Submissions based on scientific research as well as
practitioner experience are encouraged.
for detailed description of topics by session.
Click here for more information on submitting a poster