Program

6 November: Wetland Link International Asia Meeting
7 November: Opening Ceremony and Plenary Session
8 November: Parallel Sessions (Oral / Poster)
9 November: Field visit
10 November: Parallel Sessions (Oral / Poster) and Closing Ceremony
11 November: Public Symposium

Date Time Event Venue
6 Nov. Morning WLI Asia meeting Hotel Grande Hagakure
Lunch - -
Afternoon WLI Asia meeting Hotel Grande Hagakure
Evening - -
Date Time Event Venue
7 Nov. Morning Opening ceremony Hotel Grande Hagakure
Keynote presentations Hotel Grande Hagakure
Lunch - -
Afternoon Plenary session Hotel Grande Hagakure
Evening Reception Hotel Grande Hagakure
Date Time Event Venue
8 Nov. Morning Session 1 (Disaster Risk Reduction / Climate Change) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Session 2 (Policy / Change / International Cooperation) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Poster session 1 Hotel Grande Hagakure
Lunch - -
Afternoon Session 3 (Natural Resources / Agriculture / Fisheries / Food Security) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Session 4 (Urban Wetlands) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Session 5 (Youth) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Session 6 (Sustainable Tourism) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Poster session 2 Hotel Grande Hagakure
Evening Session 7 (Culture) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Date Time Event Place
9 Nov. All day Field vist A. Saga Course Saga City Garbage Disposal Facilities
Saga Water-management Historical Center and Ishiibi Water Intake Historical Facility
Higashiyoka-higata (tidal flat) Ramsar Site
Old Mietsu Naval Dock Site (World Heritage)
Saga Balloon Museum
Field visit B. Kashima Course Hizen Kashima-higata (tidal flat) Ramsar Site
Yutoku Inari-jinja Shrine
Hizen Hamashuku Historical Townscape
Local Products Market Kashima and Mudflat Observation House
Field visit C. Arao Course Isahaya Reclaimed land
Cross the Ariake Sea by ferry
Mandako Coal Mine (World Heritage)
Arao-higata (tidal flat) Ramsar Site
Date Time Event Venue
10 Nov. Morning Session 8 (CEPA)
*Communication, Capacity building, Education, Participation and Awareness
Hotel Grande Hagakure
Session 9 (Biodiversity / Restoration / Reintroduction) Hotel Grande Hagakure
Poster session 3 Hotel Grande Hagakure
Lunch - -
Afternoon Summary of sessions Hotel Grande Hagakure
Discussion of Saga Statement Hotel Grande Hagakure
Closing ceremony Hotel Grande Hagakure
Date Time Event Venue
11 Nov. Morning Public Symposium Higashiyoka Culture Hall
*The main audience of the Public Symposium will be local citizens and this working language will be Japanese.