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WCA 8|2017 will take place at Villa Méditerranée, Esplanade J4, Marseille France. Villa Méditerranée is close to the old harbour and center town.

Villa mediterranée@ Paul Ladouce


On 28 July 2017 a cruise in the Calanques National Park will take place in the afternoon.


The WCA organizing committee has the opportunity to ask 2 or 3 grants for students and 2 or 3 grants for senior researchers to the french national  Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD).

This grant will serve to pay part or all the spending to participate to our congress in July in Marseille.

You must belong to one of these countries :

Asia: Cambodia, Indonesia, Est Timor, Laos, Thailand, Birmania, India, Nepal, Vietnam, Philippines
Africa: Benin, Togo, Ghana, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon,
Equatorial Guinea , Central African Republic, Democratic Republic Of The  Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, Guinea, Nigeria, Tchad, Sénégal, Cap-Vert, Gambia, Guinea-Bisau, Mauritania, South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Burundi, Djibouti, Ethiopie, Ouganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Madagascar, Comoros, Maldives
Central and South America: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, St Barthélémy, St Martin, Haiti, Mexico, Cuba, Belize, Costa Rica, Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru
Pacific: Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, New Zeeland, Papouasie New Guinea,
Mediterranean countries: Egypt, Jordan, Libanon, Libya, Syria, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria

If you are interested please send a CV and an Abstract of your communication  until 10th of February to:





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