on June 17, from 8.30am at BOKU Festsaal

“Rethinking land degradation and sustainable management”
Monday June 17, 2019
BOKU Festsaal, 1180, Gregor Mendelstr. 33
Register: cdr(at)boku.ac.at

A contribution to the „World Day to Combat Desertification”


  • Morning Session: World Atlas of desertification, presented by the editor, EU JRC Ispra
  • Afternoon Session: Key note: Rethinking Land Degradation and Resilience: Cases from the Sahel. World Café from students for students: Rethinking Together with Experts Land Degradation and SDGs - reflecting Soil and Land, Water, Climate, Resilience, Gender and Education, Mapathon.
  • Evening: Rethinking Future Event @TÜWI.

This Symposium is part of the BOKU lecture Applied Development Research and a cooperation between: BOKU Centre for Development Research and Partners, BOKU ÖH, Austrian Development Agency, Federal Ministry Republic of Austria Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs and the EU Joint Research Centre, Ispra.

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