Meeting of Island and Coastal boisphere reserves
5th Meeting of the WNICBR in Malta
The 5th Meeting of the World Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves is being held from 24-26th March, 2015 inMalta. The Meeting is being organized by UNESCO MAB, Jeju Secretariat and Menorca Secretariat, and is being convened by Malta Government andMalta’s National Commission for UNESCO . All the participants from 20 BRs in 17 countries will have a 25-minutes presentation to introduce their BRs and activities they are implementing. It will be a wonderful opportunity to enhance the network community among the participants, and exchange of useful information with know-how as well. Moreover, visiting the possible future potential BR sites inMalta will provide the participants with great impression, and theMalta authorities can get a great opportunity to step forward to be designated as a new BR in the future. Participants from 26 BRs in 19 countries will be attending the upcoming meeting. This will be a great opportunity for BR members to network and new-designated BR members will be joining the meeting to strengthen the network community. Until now, the 1st agenda of the meeting has been drafted and the invitation letter have been sent to those 20 BRs in 17 countries.