LIFE FOR SPECIES Conference: second announcement published

“Safeguarding Biodiversity: Red Lists and Beyond”


Date: September 18-20, 2024
Location: Riga, Latvia (EU)

Safeguarding biodiversity remains a topical challenge of our time, thus we would like to announce the upcoming international conference: "Safeguarding Biodiversity: Red Lists and Beyond." This conference will convene from September 18th to 20th, 2024, in the city of Riga, Latvia, and it is organized by the Institute of Biology at the University of Latvia in collaboration with the Nature Conservation Agency.

Find out more in our second announcement file or the conference website!

Call for abstracts and application:

Participants are invited to submit abstracts on research and discoveries relevant to the conference topics and workshop. The abstracts can be submitted by filling out this application form.

  • Abstracts should not exceed 400 words. All abstracts must be in English and should be submitted not later than by the end of May, 2024. The authors will be informed about acceptance for presentation (oral or poster) by email until June 30, 2024.
  • Registration will be open until 15.07.2024.
  • Both oral and poster presentations related to any of the conference and workshop topics will be considered.

We kindly encourage all potential attendees to apply in time, as the number of participants in person (face-to-face) will be limited. Participants will be approved in the order of submission of their abstracts.

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