Workshop on Conservation and Management of Wetlands Biodiversity 2020

Workshop on Conservation and Management of Wetlands Biodiversity 2020

Organized by:

The Scientific and Cultural Society of Pakistan in Collaboration with Department of Zoology, University of Karachi and IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management, Central Asia Feb 15-17, 2020.

  • Topic: Introduction to SCSP and CEM, Central Asia Importance of Wetlands.
  • Resource Person: Prof. Dr. M. Zaheer Khan University of Karachi / CEM
  • Topic: Wetlands and Geographical Information System.
  • Resource Person: Prof. Dr. Jamil Kazmi Department of Geography, University of Karachi.
  • Topic: Flora of Wetland Ecosystem of Sindh: Importance and Utilization.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Sana Department of Botany, University of Karachi.
  • Topic: An Overview of Wetlands of Sindh.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Iqbal Saeed Khan Ex. DG, Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
  • Topic: Conservation, Management and Sustainability of Wetlands of Sindh.
  • Resource Person: Dr. M. Yousuf Adnan Department of Botany, University of Karachi.
  • Topic:  Islam and Importance of Wetlands.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Saima Siddiqui Wildlife Gr. University of Karachi.
  • Topic: Vertebrate Biodiversity of Karachi Coast.
  • Resource Person: Ms. Uzma Manzoor Wildlife Gr. University of Karachi.
  • Topic: Field work and Visit to Karachi Coastal Areas.
  • Resource Person: Prof. Dr. M. Zaheer Khan / Dr. Babar Hussain / Dr. Roohi Kanwal.
  • Topic: Invertebrate Biodiversity of Wetlands.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Hina Baig National Institute of Oceanography.
  • Topic: Status of Wetlands of Pakistan.
  • Resource Person: Mr. Rafiul Haq Ecologist.
  • Topic: Ecology of Wetland / Salt Marshes of Sindh.
  • Resource Person: Dr. M. Fahim Siddiqui Department of Botany, University of Karachi.
  • Topic: Threatened Birds of Pakistan.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Syed Ali Ghalib Wildlife Gr. University of Karachi.
  • Topic: Techniques of Wetland Biodiversity Photography.
  • Resource Person: Mr. Mirza Naim Beg / Mr. Nusrat Ali Wildlife Dream Merchants Group
  • Topic: Synthesis of Different Kinds of Layered Double Hydroxides (LDHs), and LDH based Optical Sensors using Organic and Inorganic Materials and their Application for Conservation and Management of  Wetlands Biodiversity.
  • Resource Person: Dr. Muhammad Sohail Haroone Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing.

Workshop on Conservation and Management of Wetlands Biodiversity 2020

Organized by: The Scientific and Cultural Society of Pakistan in Collaboration with Department of Zoology, University of Karachi and IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management, Central Asia Feb 15-17, 2020.