#2019WDCD global observance in Ankara, Turkey



The global observance of WDCD and the 25th anniversary of the Convention on 17 June 2019 will be hosted by the government of Turkey in Ankara. It will include the International Congress on "Successful Transformation toward Land Degradation Neutrality: Future Perspective" on 17–19 June, 2019. The forum will bring together senior scientists, academicians, experts, policy makers, young researchers and students from national and international institutions to analyze the current and future trends of soil and land resources, establish new policies based on the principles of land degradation neutrality and create a universal message for the sustainable use of soil and land resources.