About World Lake Conference (WLC)

13th World Lake Conference (Wuhan 2009)
Theme
Lake Ecosystem Restoration: Global Challenges and the Chinese Initiative
Venue
Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Dates
1-5 November, 2009
Hosts
Chinese Society for Environmental Sciences (CSES)
Co-Hosts
Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences (CRAES), Wuhan Municipality, ILEC
Supporting Agencies
– Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, China
– National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), China
– Ministry of Environmental Protection, China
– Ministry of Water Resources
– Ministry of Agriculture
– Ministry of Science and Technology, China
– Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Construction, China
– Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
No. of Participants
1,500 (45 countries)
Registration fee
Developed countries: US$ 500 (Early US$ 450)
Developing countries: US$ 400 (Early US$ 350)
Student: US$ 300 (Early US$ 250)
Accompanying person: US$ 250 (Early US$ 230)