St. Gallen, 20 March 2020 The WRF Secretariat has announced that the upcoming World Resources Forum, Accra, Ghana originally to be held from 23-25 June 2020, will be rescheduled to 2021. The new date will be announced after further consultations.
The World Resources Forum team is monitoring the developments with regard to the coronavirus pandemic with great concern. Foremost the hearts of the team go out to the family, relatives and close friends of victims and patients worldwide, to the health care workers and authorities in all affected countries and to those that face personal or economic losses or anxiety.
The WRF team in St. Gallen has itself adopted home office practices as of last week, is organising its internal and external meetings online, pro-actively respecting the guidelines of the Swiss authorities and the authorities of the countries its staff and partners work in.
The work on projects such as Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) and the various EU H2020 projects is going on, be it sometimes in alternative ways and with modified time schedules. To date no serious delays are expected.
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