The workshop will develop an understanding of ecosystem services and methods for their assessment. It will train participants to use a toolkit designed for assessing ecosystem services at the site scale and delivering scientifically robust results.


AfroMaison 5th project meeting (Djerba, Tunisia, 15-20 April 2013)

The 5th AfroMaison plenary meeting will take place in Djerba from 15 to 20 April 2013, organised by the OSS partner.

International conference on Fresh Water Governance for Sustainable Development, Central Drakensberg, South Africa, 5-7 November 2012

AfroMaison has participated to this conference hold in the area of the South Africa AfroMaison case study.

Download here the presentation made by Dr Chris Dickens on behalf of AfroMaison

More information about the conference here.

6th Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) Conference, Bali, Indonesia, 26-30 August 2013

This conference is organised by ESP and convened by the World Agroforestry Centre and CGIAR Research Program: Forests, Trees and Agroforestry in collaboration with the Sub Global Assessment Program coordinated by UNEP’s World Conservation Monitoring Centre, the UNCCD-Global Mechanism, The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB), the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER), the International Association for Landscape Ecology (IALE), A Community on Ecosystem Services (ACES), and other ESP partners.

The emphasis of this 6th International ESP conference will be on the practical application of the ecosystem services concept in planning, management and decision making, and the development of case studies.


Sustainable Water Management (24-27 April 2013, Tunis, Tunisia)

This Joint Conference is organized by CB-WR-MED Project and CERTE with the collaboration of partners and stakeholders. This Conference provides a forum for researchers and practitioners around the Mediterranean on recent developments in the water treatment, reuse and recycling for sustainable water management (SWM) with a special focus on the contribution of advanced oxidation process (AOP).

The conference is envisaged to include scientific content on latest developments in sustainable water management research sector. Besides, Water Research and EU-cooperation actors will meet policy makers, Contact Points and successful project coordinators. The event consists of plenary sessions, oral sessions and poster presentations as well as technical visit.