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International Conference of the Africa Soil Science Society (ASSS)

  • Posted on:  Tuesday, 15 September 2015 16:43

Contributing to the celebrations of the International Year of Sils , 2015 and the World Soil Day on 5th December, the 7th ASSS International Conference will be held in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso between the 2nd and 8th December, 2015. The event will bring together soil scientists, land use planners and users, as well as other related specialists to discuss new challenges and related solutions for sustainable development, and deliberate on emerging issues related to soil productivity in trpical agrosystems, land ownership and sustainable management, soil and climate change, Africa soilscapes and soil genesis and knowledge, education and capacity building in soil science. The conference will focus on critical soil solutions that can help achieve sustainable development in the African continent and make significant contributions to sustainable land management, food security and sustained livelihoods. the Tropical Soil Biology and Fertility (TSBF) will also be launched where soil-research-for-development partners can exchange views, data and information to align efforts and resources to develop a more coherent approach towards sustainable management of soil resources in Africa. For more information please contact:Dr. Mamadou Traore (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) Tel: +22670272160; Dr. Zacharia Gnakambary (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) Tel: +22670261824; Dr. Martin Yemefack (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) Tel: +237694144812.

 

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