Oct. 22, 2018, 4:30 p.m. - Oct. 24, 2018, 8:15 p.m. at A’Salam Hotel
The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), as co-founder of the Eye on Earth movement, in partnership with the UAE Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA) and the Eye on Earth Alliance are delighted to invite all who support evidence-based decision making for environmental and natural resource aspects of sustainable development to Convene, Converge and Collaborate at the Eye on Earth Symposium 2018. Participation in the Eye on Earth (EoE) Symposium is free of charge. Remote participants joining by webcast will be able to see, hear and speak in the Symposium Sessions.
Oct. 9, 2018, 9 a.m. - Oct. 13, 2018, 5:30 p.m. at Laico Hotel Tunis
The “Africa-Arab Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction” Conference 2018 is organized by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) in collaboration with the League of Arab States and the African Union Commission. The event will be hosted by the government of Tunisia in the city of Tunis, Republic of Tunisia.
Sept. 12, 2018, 9 a.m. - Dec. 10, 2018, 4:45 p.m. at Ecology Center, IVIC
The IUCN's Red List of Ecosystems team, together with the Species Survival Commission (SSC), are pleased to invite you to an on-site, joint training course on risk assessments of species extinction and ecosystem collapse. The event is organized by the Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research (IVIC) and Provita, in collaboration with the International Center for Tropical Ecology (CIET). This course has been endorsed and included in the IVIC's ecology graduate program, and will be imparted in Spanish.
July 25, 2018, 9 a.m. - July 27, 2018, 5 p.m. at The University of the West Indies
The Latin American and Caribbean Section (LACA) of the Society for Conservation Biology (SCB), in union with the University of the West Indies of Trinidad and Tobago, are organizing the Latin American and Caribbean Congress for the Conservation Biology 2018 (LACCCB-2018).
June 28, 2018, 9 a.m. - June 28, 2018, 4:30 p.m. at IUCN HQ
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), together with its Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), are pleased to invite you to a one-day training workshop on The Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) and how to correctly apply this IUCN knowledge product´s categories and criteria. The IUCN RLE, underpinned by strong scientific-foundations, evaluates the change in ecosystem distribution and function using quantitative measures and thresholds thus informing better ecosystem management solutions and helping identify areas that need fast and effective actions.