This multi-stakeholder meeting opened with several keynote presentations on the Verified Conservation Area (VCA) Approach. These were followed by an interactive discussion on the scaling up the VCA Approach. The workshop concluded with thee announcement of three new Proposed VCAs – two in the Netherlands and one in South Africa.
Chair – Steven De Bie (De Gemeynt)
Speakers included Piet Wit (IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management), Hans Alders (VCA Board Chair), and Francis Vorhies (Earthmind)
Information (mostly in Dutch)