Regional Training on Biosphere Reserves and the Man and Biosphere Programme for the Arab Gulf Region

When, local time: 
Monday, 24 April 2017 - 8:00am to Thursday, 27 April 2017 - 8:00am
Qatar, Doha
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

The UNESCO Regional Office in Doha, in partnership with the Directorate of Nature Reserves of the Ministry of Municipality and Environment of the State of Qatar, is organizing a GCC regional training on Biosphere Reserves and UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere (MAB) Programme.

The training programme targets national stakeholders involved in the management of protected areas in the Arab Gulf region. Participants will be trained on the planning and management of protected areas, including on best practices for the management of natural reserves, as well as concepts and application requirements of potential sites to be nominated under UNESCO’s MAB Programme.

The training will be conducted in Arabic.