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Asian Wetland Symposium call

The next Asian Wetland Symposium will happen online in June. 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 March. 

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.

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.