World Bamboo Workshop India 2019
The World Bamboo Workshop is the largest international multidisciplinary theoretical and practical event in which people from all over the world participate as well as world leaders and experts in the use of Bamboo.
World Bamboo Workshop is an annual event organized by World Bamboo Organization (WBO), every year with an objective to spread the traditional use and application of bamboo of a particular place or region of the world and at the same time bring all the scientific, technical and traditional knowledge available around the world in bamboo at that particular place. The World Bamboo Workshop focus on promoting sustainable cities and communities with the use of bamboo in connection with the New Urban Agenda.
In the World Bamboo Workshop we work mainly within the framework of 4 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
• SDG 2 “End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture”
• SDG 8 “Decent work and economic growth
• SDG 11 “Making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable”
• SDG 13 “Adopt urgent measures to combat climate change and its effects”
The event will take place from June 4 to February 8, 2019 at the city of Imphal, Manipur, a North-Eastern State of India which will be under the slogan “Breaking the Challenges of Bamboo for a better future”.