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Jun 17, 2019 to Jun 19, 2019
Name: Internation Congress on Successful Transformation toward Land Degradation Neutrality (Future Perspective)
Location: Ankara, Turkey
Date: 17-19 June 2019
Website: http://www.toprak.org.tr/en/haber-detay.aspx?Id=36
 
Description:
We cordially invite you to participate in the International Congress on "Successful Transformation toward Land Degradation Neutrality (Future Perspective)" in commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the coming into force of the United Nations Conventions to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), to be held in Ankara, TURKEY, 17-19 June 2019. 
 
The Soil Science Society of TURKEY (SSST) is an NGO established in 1964 in order to develop, disseminate, and introduce the theoretical and applied soil science in Turkey. It has 841 members, most of whom are working in the universities and public sector. SSST is a community of scientists and colleagues, who are dealing with soil issues, guides and leads for the protection, usage, and evaluation of our lands by taking into account the scientific experiences and developments on soil and past misapplications. To the Soil Science Society of Turkey organized 22 scientific meetings; 13 national levels, 10 international levels, biennially. 
 
The objective of this congress is to create a unique ground (platform) by bringing broad groups of senior scientists, academicians, experts, policy makers, young researchers and students from different national and international institutions to analyze the current and the future trends of soil and land resources; establish new policies based on the principles of land degradation neutrality and finally create a universal message for the sustainable use of world soil and land resources. 
 
Researches and experts from all international Soil Science Unions, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, Agriculture and Forestry Faculties of International and National Universities, Departments of Geology, Survey and Environmental Engineering Departments of Engineering Faculties, and related national and international nongovernmental organizations.
 
Important Dates:
February 15, 2019 Abstract submission deadline
March 15, 2019 Announcement of accepted papers
May 15, 2019 Deadline for submission of full papers and registration fee
May 31, 2019 Distribution of final announcement
June 17-19, 2019 Congress
 
 
Ankara Turkey

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