International environment conference in Lefkoşa

An international environment conference is being held in Lefkoşa on 19-24 February at Yakın Doğu University.

The basic aim of this ‘International Conference on Environment: Survival and Sustainability’, sponsored by Turkish Airlines, is to develop a platform for disciplined debate on  the environmental threats our world faces and measures to be taken against them, and at the same time to ensure the production of new theoretical/practical data and information. Some 2000 scientists and researchers from 91 countries are to take part in the conference, which will be chaired by Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Gökçekuş.