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 Oceania Regional Office
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.
June 18, 2018, 8 a.m. - June 20, 2018, 5 p.m. at Glen Cove Mansion Hotel & Conference Center
The Forum of Experts in SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting is organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), the World Bank, and the European Union project “Natural Capital Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services”.