The aim of the International Rangeland Congress is to promote the interchange of scientific and technical information on all aspects of rangelands: research, planning, development, management, extension, education and training.
For the fulfillment of this aim an International Rangeland Congress shall normally be held every 3-5 years for the purpose of presenting papers and reports, organizing symposia and conducting pre- and post-Congress tours.
The objectives of each Congress are as follows:
- to attract the “people” from the rangeland community throughout the world;
- to provide a program which is innovative and challenges values and paradigms;
- make participants think about how they think about rangelands;
- offers high quality communications;
- provides a positive and interactive environment for:
- multidisciplinary participants; and
- a wide range of land uses