- Meeting or Conference
- Guyana Mangrove Restoration Project, National Agriculture Research and Extension Institute (GMRP, NAREI); University of Guyana
- 11-13 Apr 2013
- Guyana (Georgetown)
The character of the proposed forum programme provides attendees with a unique chance to examine mangrove restoration and management initiatives in the region.
The GMRP aims to respond to climate change and to mitigate its effects through the protection, rehabilitation and wise use of Guyana's mangrove ecosystems.
The objective of this forum is to build local and regional capacity in mangrove restoration and management, continue to raise the public profile of the values of mangroves in Guyana and to bring together national, regional and international researchers to share experience and knowledge of the sustainable management of mangrove ecosystems.
The forum will also include round table discussions, poster sessions, and a cultural and social programme.
Event feeAfter January 31, 2013- USD70, accompanying person and students- USD20
Target audienceMangrove researchers, restoration practitioners and managers
- Climate Change, Environment & Ecosystems, Recovery