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

 

Tao WANG

Tao WANG

is working for the Chinese Academy of Sciences, as the Director of the Key Laboratory of Desert and Desertification and as Research Professor at the Cold and Arid Regions Environmental & Engineering Research Institute. 

He holds a Ph.D. in physical geography and desert environment. Through the research activities for 30 years, he has made significant contributions for understanding and combating the process of desertification in China. He is also involved in the board of many associations linked with desert and desertification research, training and development. 

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