Thank you for your interest in the World Parks Congress Call for Programme Content. Applications closed on 15 March 2014.

A large number of proposals were received, representing great quality and range of topics. The streams are currently working through the proposals and programme schedules.

All applicants were notified of their proposal result on 14 June 2014.

If you submitted a proposal through the Call for Programme Content and you have not received notification, please contact the Secretariat for further information.

Please note that the outcome of the assessment process is final.

Successful Applicants

Successful applicants will be considered to have accepted the offer to contribute if the applicant has registered to attend the Congress by 31 July 2014. Offers that are not confirmed via this process will be allocated to other applicants.

All enquiries regarding content proposals for the World Parks Congress programme should be emailed to

Key Dates and Deadlines

Call for Content opened 16 December 2013
Call for Content closed 15 March 2014
Applicants notified of results By 14 June 2014
Registration deadline for approved participants 31 July 2014
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