MAB-Pro-Natura Congo Basin Biosphere Bio-Carbon Forum and Training Seminar

This UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) seminar will train biosphere reserve managers and MAB partners in bio-carbon project design and management. It will bring together regional stakeholders to discuss concrete steps toward strengthening the biosphere reserve network in Central Africa and using Congo Basin biosphere reserves as pilot sites to combat deforestation, protect biodiversity, and promote sustainable development through bio-carbon modalities.  

dates: 20-24 April 2010   location: Brazzaville, Congo   www: http://www.unesco.org/mab/doc/news/Brazza_Training.pdf