IZNE research fellow Ina Neher has taken part in the Young Professionals Programme at the Global Soil Week 2015: Soil. The Substance of Transformation in Berlin.The GIZ on behalf of BMZ, IASS and WOCAT invited graduates, Ph.D. students and young Professionals to the GSW 2015 in Berlin to enlist the support of young professionals, scientists, as well as from prospective journalists and media experts.
The interdisciplinary group of 22 young professionals and scientist visited two projects around Berlin before the official start of the conference. The 2000m² project as well as the urban gardening project Princess Gardens.
The third Global Soil Week (GSW 2015) is a prominent international forum on sustainable soil and land management, addressing science, politics and media. The GSW aims to raise attention for sustainable and responsible soil and land management in international policy and in public debates
In the current UN designated International Year of Soils, highlighted the conference the importance of land and soil to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
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