Third meeting of the Global Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves

When, local time: 
Monday, 3 June 2013 - 3:00pm to Friday, 7 June 2013 - 12:00pm
Where: 
Estonia, The islands of Hiiumaa and Saaremaa
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Mr Miguel Clusener-Godt at UNESCO HQ (m.clusener-godt@unesco.org) and Mr Toomas Kokovkin (toomas@arhipelaag.ee) - local organizer
The Global Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves aims to realize the potential of biosphere reserves in addressing climate change, particularly as places for learning about sustainable development and also for experimenting on mitigation and adaptation measures on climate change. The first meeting of the Global Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves was held in Menorca, Spain, from 13 to 15 February 2012 and the second meeting was held on Jeju Island, Republic of Korea from 12 to 13 September 2012. This is the third meeting of the Network.