IPBES Web Conference on Land Degradation and Restoration Knowledge Gaps and Needs

Monday, 14 January 2019 to Monday, 4 February 2019 (Europe/Brussels)
Web conference

The IPBES web conference on Land Degradation and Restoration Knowledge Gaps and Needs is an opportunity for a broad spectrum of experts, knowledge holders and practitioners to collaborate, to inform the work of IPBES and catalyse further knowledge generation via interactive web-based forum discussions and webinar presentations.

The web conference will be fully remote, using webinar technology for presentations and primarily taking place through interactive and structured online forum discussions. The schedule for the conference is:

(January 14) - Introductory webinar: Presentation of knowledge gaps identified by the Assessment and conference overview

Week 1 (Jan 14–18) - Identifying knowledge gaps: Invitation for feedback on knowledge gaps identified

Week 2 (Jan 21–25) - Prioritizing knowledge needs: Reflecting on knowledge needs in practice and policy

Week 3 (Jan 28–Feb 1) - Addressing knowledge needs: Seeking suggestions on how to address knowledge needs

(February 4) Concluding webinar: Synthesis of contributions

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