Events

Search or browse upcoming events relating to biodiversity and ecosystem services, ranging from trainings to international meetings. Look for upcoming events organised by Partners and for BES-Net science-policy-practice Trialogues around the world.

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BES-Net Trialogues
Landscape Governance
2 April 2018      Wageningen, The Netherlands      Wageningen University/ICIFOR/CDI/ICRAF
 

This course challenges forest and nature management professionals to adopt an integrative perspective, to look beyond the forest, and build bridges between the public and the private sector.

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World Symposium on Climate Change and Biodiversity (WSCCB-2018)
3 April 2018      Manchester, United Kingdom      International Climate Change Information Programme (ICCIP)/Hamburg University of Applied Sciences/Manchester Metropolitan University
 

At present, many individual governments, financial Institutes and international donors are currently spending billions of dollars in projects around climate change and biodiversity, but with little coordination.

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NEXUS 2018: Water, Food, Energy and Climate
16 April 2018      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA      The Water Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 

Organized by the Water Institute, this conference will focus on the science-policy interface, partnerships, solutions, review of Sustainable Development Goal commitments (2018 and for the Heads of State review in 2019), sharing of tools, indicator

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IAIA18: Environmental Justice in Societies in Transition
16 May 2018      Durban, South Africa      International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA)
 

Globally, societies are in transition due to environmental challenges such as climate change, shifts in political power as seen in Europe and the USA, and social changes such as mass migration.

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The World Bee Day
20 May 2018      Worldwide      UN
 

In recent years, at the international level and due to its international activities related to bees and beekeeping, Slovenia has been identified as a country where this field has a special place and receives special care, the Slovenian Government

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Adaptation Futures 2018
18 June 2018      Cape Town, South Africa      Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA)
 

Adaptation Futures 2018 will take place from 18-21 June 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. Adaptation Futures is the biennial conference of the Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA).

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World Symposium on Social Responsibility and Sustainability
27 June 2018      Edinburgh, United Kingdom      University of Edinburgh/Hamburg University of Applied Sciences/Inter-University Sustainable Development Research Programme (IUSDRP)
 

There is a perceived need for a better understanding of how social responsibility is related to sustainable development, and for the identification of processes, methods and tools which may help the integration of these two important elements.

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International Scientific Conference on Climate Change Adaptation in Eastern Europe, Banja Luka, Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina
3 July 2018      Hamburg, Germany      International Climate Change Information Programme; Hamburg University of Applied Sciences; University of Banja Luka; Republika Srpska; University of Belgrade
 

Climate change affects countries in Eastern Europe, i.e. the Western Balkans and Southeast Europe in a variety of ways.

The face-to-face capacity building activities – the BES-Net “Trialogues” – are multi-stakeholder dialogues focusing on specific policy questions at the national and regional levels. By facilitating fruitful discussions among the three BES-Net communities of policy, science/knowledge holders and practice, the trialogues will contribute to addressing specific policy issues to help unlock shifts in the development trajectory of societies towards sustainability.

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BES-Net Trialogues
6th Annual International Conference on Rights of Nature for Peace and Sustainable Development
11 December 2017      Geneva, Switzerland      Objective Sciences International
 

Organized by Objective Sciences International, The 6th Annual International Conference on Rights of Nature for Pease and Sustainable Development provides a space in the heart of the United Nations hemicycle for actors and operators in relevant dom

BES-Net Trialogues
Landscape Governance
2 April 2018      Wageningen, The Netherlands      Wageningen University/ICIFOR/CDI/ICRAF
 

This course challenges forest and nature management professionals to adopt an integrative perspective, to look beyond the forest, and build bridges between the public and the private sector.

 

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BES-Net Trialogue on Pollinators, Food Security and Rural Development
18 October 2017      Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina      UNDP & Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federal Ministry of Environment and Tourism)
 

According to a recent global report on pollinators conducted by IPBES, 70% of the plants that we eat, and 90% of wildflowers depend on pollinators.

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