Combating drought, land degradation and desertification
for poverty reduction and sustainable development

The contribution of science, technology, traditional knowledge and practices 

9-12 march 2015, Cancún, Mexico

Combating drought, land degradation and desertification for poverty reduction and sustainable development

The contribution of science, technology, traditional knowledge and practices 

9-12 march 2015, Cancún, Mexico

3rd UNCCD Scientific Conference

Major challenges

One of the major challenges facing delegates to the conference is the development of new scientific insights and recommendations to policy makers with regards to the assessment of vulnerability of socio-ecosystems to climate change and current and future capacities to adapt.

About the conference...

 Last news

30 Sep 2014

The call for abstracts is now closed

Submitted abstracts are under review. Authors will received notification in the time-course of November.

24 Jul 2014

¡Hola, Cancún!

The 3rd UNCCD International scientific conference will be held in Cancún, at the Cancún Convention and Exhibition Center. Information about accommodation around the venue will be provided soon…