Feb. 11, 2018, 9:12 a.m. - Feb. 15, 2018, 5:30 a.m. at Abu Dhabi
IUCN RL Training Workshop to be held from 11th - 17th February in Abu Dhabi, to train the staff of Abu Dhabi's Environment Agency in assessing the extinction risk of species, and collapse risk of ecosystems. This will be the first in a series of workshops to evaluate the conservation status of Abu Dhabi's species and ecosystems, in a bid of this Emirate's to increase available knowledge to better inform conservation actions. In the same way, this workshop represents the first formal experience of join training between two of the knowledge products of IUCN - Red List of Threatened Species and Red List of Ecosystems -.
Feb. 6, 2018, 8 a.m. - Feb. 7, 2018, 5:30 p.m. at La Trobe University
Over two days in February 2018, the Victorian Biodiversity Conference aims to provide graduate students and early career researchers with an opportunity to showcase their work locally, and hopes to facilitate discussion and connections with industry, government, senior academics and the public through stimulating plenaries and panel discussions. Everyone is welcome to attend, and the Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) will be there too. Come join us!
Dec. 14, 2017, 9 a.m. - Dec. 14, 2017, 5 p.m. at Montreal, Canada
RLE side event to be held on Thurs 14th December, led by Carlos Zambrana. The agenda includes several short presentations:
Dec. 11, 2017, 9 a.m. - Dec. 14, 2017, 5 p.m. at Montreal, Canada
Article 25 of the Convention on Biological Diversity establishes an open-ended intergovernmental scientific advisory body known as the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA) to provide the Conference of the Parties (COP) and, as appropriate, its other subsidiary bodies, with timely advice relating to the implementation of the Convention. As a subsidiary body of the COP, SBSTTA is to report regularly to the COP on all aspects of its work.
Nov. 26, 2017, 6 a.m. - Dec. 1, 2017, 6 p.m. at New South Wales, Australia
The Ecological Society of Australia and the New Zealand Ecological Society are delighted to announce EcoTAS 2017, the sixth joint meeting organised by the two societies. Bridging the Tasman every four years, this combined annual meeting always delivers top-quality ecological science drawn from all ecological subdisciplines from throughout Australasia and beyond. EcoTAS 2017 promises an exciting programme of plenary speakers, symposia, workshops and social events, all held in the beautiful Hunter Valley.