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.
Risk in an Interconected World - The 10th Annual Society for Risk Analysis Australia & New Zealand Conference
Nov. 20, 2017, 8 a.m. - Nov. 23, 2017, 6 p.m. at Melbourne, Australia
The 10th Annual Society for Risk Analysis Australia & New ZealandConference, hosted by the Society’s spiritual home, the University of Melbourne, focuses this year´s theme around how today’s risk landscape calls for us to establish better connections and to engage in stimulating dialogue with each other. Join and help bring together a wide range of risk disciplines to start conversations, build bridges, and harness the power of collaborative thinking!
Oct. 17, 2017, 9 a.m. - Oct. 17, 2017, 5 p.m. at IUCN HQ
The first IUCN Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) Introductory workshop was held on October 17th 2017 in Gland, IUCN HQ in Switzerland. The purpose of this exploratory workshop was to highlight the relevance of the IUCN RLE and showcase why and how to implement its approach through different case studies. Participants also had exploratory discussions on engagement opportunities with IUCN RLE.
Oct. 17, 2017, 9 a.m. - Oct. 17, 2017, 5 p.m. at Tunisia
A workshop on the Red List of Ecosystems (LRE) was organized for the first time in Tunisia on October 17, 2017, in collaboration with the Directorate of Forestry (DGF). The purpose of this workshop was to present the methodology of IUCN's IREA, to discuss the possibilities of its application to certain Tunisian ecosystems and to plan the work that will be undertaken in the future with regard to this initiative.