2024 Dugong & Seagrass Technical Workshop

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the 2024 Seagrass & Dugong Technical Workshop, originally scheduled to take place on 8 May 2024 in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is postponedThe exact date for the Workshop will be communicated as soon as possible following consultation with the Host Country. Participants who have already registered via the registration platform for the Workshop will not need to re-register. For further information, please contact the Secretariat of the Dugong MOU at [email protected].

Please check this page regularly for updates and more information


The 2024 Seagrass & Dugong Technical Workshop will take place on 8 May 2024, immediately following MOS4. The Workshop will be co-hosted by the National Centre for Wildlife (NCW) and the Dugong MOU Secretariat, and will take place at the same venue as MOS4.

  • Venue: Crowne Plaza Riyadh Minhal, an IHG Hotel
  • Address: Old Airport Road, Al Wizarat, Riyash 11484, Saudi Arabia

The Workshop will be highly interactive and of relevance to researchers, conservation practitioners and marine resource managers. It aims to encourage and improve coordinated regional collaboration efforts to research, monitor and protect dugong populations and seagrass ecosystems.

Further information and supporting documents will be made available on this page. We ask you to check back regularly for updates.

If you are interested in attending the workshop, please register online no later than 7 March 2024.

Kindly note that limited resources are available to support participation and timely registration is encouraged.

For further nformationa nd queries, please contact: [email protected]

OrganizerDugong MOU Secretariat
CoorganizerNational Center for Wildlife
CMS InstrumentDugong
CountrySaudi Arabia