Welcome to the website of the 14th Pan-African Ornithological Congress (PAOC 14). Here you will find details about the scientific programme, field trips and the registration process.
The congress will take place between 16th – 21st October 2016 at Dakar, Senegal. The theme for this year’s Congress is Global challenges: threats and opportunities for birds in Africa and we look forward to welcoming you to Senegal in October.
The Pan-African Ornithological Congress (PAOC) meets every 4 years and aims to further the study of African birds, to promote the preservation of African birds as an integral part of the African heritage, to foster the appreciation of birds and discussion of African birds in relation to man, and to disseminate information on African birds through appropriate international meetings (Congresses) and publications (Proceedings of the Congresses).
We are currently accepting abstracts for general sessions within the scientific programme – submit yours here.