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Call For Abstracts: 1st Great Lakes and Catchment Management Conference

The School of Agricultural Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), Makerere University, Kampala Uganda

Makerere University College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences (CAES), Ministry of Water and Environment (MoWE) and Partners in water, land and environmental conservation are organizing the 1st Great Lakes and Catchment Management (1st GLACAM) Conference due to take place from 5-7 June 2019 at the Water Resource Institute, Entebbe, Uganda.

The theme of a 2-day conference is “Protecting Water and Land Resources in Africa for Climate Change Adaptation and Improved Livelihoods”

This is to therefore invite you to participate in this conference by submitting your abstract(s) in one or several of the following sub-themes.

  • CLIMATE CHANGE adaptation and disaster risk management
  • LAND USE on hydrology, soil, forestry and catchment management
  • TECHNOLOGIES related to watershed management and water treatment
  • POLLUTION control and management
  • INTEGRATED ASSESSMENTS of the water-energy-food-ecosystem nexus
  • COMMUNITY/INSTITUTIONS approaches for catchment development
  • SOCIAL/FINANCIAL TOOLS for lake and watershed management

DEADLINE for Abstract submission is 15th April 2019, 19.00 EST.

Details of the conference can be accessed online at

For further inquiries, please contact the Conference Secretariat on the address below.

Conference Secretariat
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES),
Makerere University P.O. Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: +256 774 068824 (Mobile & WhatsApp)
Email: greatlakescatchment2019[at]caes.mak.ac.ug


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