Launch of the GPNM Phosphorus Task TeamDates:Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 00:00 to Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 12:00Location:United KingdomEdinburghDescription:
The GPNM will be launching its Phosphorus Task Team at an inaugural meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland between the 15th and 16th September. The meeting will take place at the Center For Ecology and Hydrology, one of the collaborating partners within the GPNM. The meeting will seek to elaborate the support role of the Task Team within the GPNM partnership, and the global community, determination of priority outputs and milestones in the context of an action plan, and propose modalities for regional and global stakeholder engagement on phosphorous management agenda.
The task team includes representation from select national governments, the private sector, research agencies and intergovernmental technical and policy support agencies. The task team is chaired by Arnoud Passenier, Director Value Chains Sustainable Innovations within the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands.09/15/2015 - 00:00 to 09/16/2015 - 12:00
GPNM at East Asia Seas Congress (16-21 November, 2015 - Danang, Vietnam)Dates:Monday, November 16, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, November 21, 2015 (All day)Location:DanangVietnamDescription:
The GPNM will be hosting a Technical and Policy Workshop on Sustainable Nutrient Management in support of the Asian Platform of GPNM within the East Asia Seas Congress that will run between the 16th and 21st of November in Danang, Vietnam 2015. This special session, to be convened on the 18th of November will showcase the main technical deliverables of the GEF-Global Nutrient Cycle Project, and will focus on policy and mainstreaming of the nutrient management agenda within countries of the Asia sub-region under the aegis of the Platform. Participants will include GNC Project collaborators, GPNM members, representatives from governments, regional and international support agencies, non-governmental organizations, private sector and other relevant stakeholders. For more information on the East Asia Seas Congress, visit the website at http://eascongress.pemsea.org/ and see the programme details at http://eascongress.pemsea.org/sites/default/files/brochures-flyers/EAS-Congress-2015-Information-Package.pdf (the draft agenda for the GPNM session is on page 75)11/16/2015 (All day) to 11/21/2015 (All day)