Invitations for Expressions of Interest to Host World Congress on Agroforestry in 2019 (WCA2019)

The Selection Committee for the World Congress on Agroforestry invites Expressions of Interest from countries and organizations to host the 2019 World Congress on Agroforestry (WCA).  The Guidelines for expressing interest in hosting WCA 2019 are attached herewith.

The Expression of Interest should consider the expectations of 2019 WCA and indicate a strong level of national endorsement for the Global event. The letter must be submitted by a Government representative who is empowered to offer this commitment.

All responses will be reviewed by the WCA2019 Selection Committee based on the notified guidelines. The decision of the Selection Committee will be final.

A complete copy of the Guidelines for Expression of Interests for hosting the 2019 WCA event is attached and is also available at

Submission of Expression of Interest should be made by February 15th, 2017 (electronically or by post) and addressed to:

WCA Selection Committee
World Agroforestry Centre
UN Avenue, Gigiri, P.O. Box 30677 – 00100
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: + 254 20 722 4218

On behalf of the Selection Committee of WCA 2019,
Prof. Anthony Simons,
Director General,
World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)