XI International Symposium “Wetlands 2017” in Cuba

The Territorial Delegation of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA) of Matanzas province and the National Center for Protected Areas (CNAP) invites you to participate in the 11th International Symposium on Wetland Management “Wetlands 2017” to be held From 6 to 10 November 2017, in the Ciénaga de Zapata, Matanzas, Cuba. The meeting has become a regional initiative of systematic implementation.

It will address priority issues for the management and conservation of wetlands which are  important and vulnerable landscapes. The frank and fluid exchange that will facilitate the extraordinary context that is the Ciénaga de Zapata, the largest wetland in the entire insular Caribbean, declared a Ramsar Site and Biosphere Reserve, will enable an unequaled environment for increasing the knowledge of the participants. The meeting will also contribute to the improvement of the design and implementation of activities of management and rehabilitation of wetland landscapes, as well as the corresponding strategies for the mitigation and adaptation to climate change.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Angel Alfonso Martinez, President Organizing Committee, email: aalfonsomartinez@gmail.com or angelambiente@delegaci.atenas.inf.cu
Msc. Nelvis Gomez Campos, Executive Secretary, email: bulsita@delegaci.atenas.inf.cu