As the World Health Organisation declared a global pandemic and every country has implemented strict safety measures due to COVID-19, the GEN TEFL executive officers decided to reschedule the date of the 5th GEN TEFL International Conference from 1 - 2 May 2020 to 1 – 2 May 2021. The well-being and safety of all GEN TEFL participants is our most extreme concern.
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International Silk Union | Impact of COVID-19 on International Silk Industry and Consumer Market Trends
For the silk industry, every crisis is also a turning point, which can accelerate the innovative development and transformation. In 1845, the pebrine disease of Bombyx mori first broke out in Vaucluse, France, and then spread all over the world. It brought a devastating blow to the production in major sericulture countries and regions like Europe, Japan and China.
ECOSOC Informal Briefing (Monday, 11 May at 10 a.m. EDT) – Watch live on:
Thursday, 3 September 2020 at the MAI.
Details and background documents will be provided nearer the time.
Chungnam-do announced the plans earlier this month, stating the province’s first international convention center is set to be built near the Cheonan-Asan KTX Station in the city of Cheonan, with an expected completion date of 2023. Korea’s Chungnam Province to Receive First International Convention Center
Deadline: 1 June 2020
NGOs interested in applying for ECOSOC consultative status should submit their application and required documents on or before the deadline 1 June 2020.
The following link provides background information, the benefits and instructions how to apply: https://bit.ly/39OqE71
EAHL is happy to announce that the venue for the next conference in 2021 will be Ghent, Belgium.