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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.
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 15, 2018, 7:50 a.m. - June 26, 2018, 6:30 p.m. at Congress Centre Davos
Organized by the WSL-Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, POLAR 2018 is a joint event from the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research SCAR and International Arctic Science Committee IASC. The conference provides an excellent opportunity for those interested to gather information about the latest research from Arctic, Antarctic, and high altitude regions and to meet scientists from all over the world. The IUCN Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) will be there too with a presentation by Prof. David Keith, "Assessing Risks to Polar Ecosystems: The IUCN Red List of Ecosystems Criteria".[Session Block: Geological heritage and geo-conservation in the Polar Regions & Conservation in the Polar Regions: Challenges, Strategies and Collaborations].
May 8, 2018, 9 a.m. - May 9, 2018, 5 p.m. at Shine Dome, Canberra, Australia
The Boden Research Conference "Ecological Surprises and Rapid Collapse of Ecosystems in a Changing World" aim to explore the relationships between stress build-up, critical transitions, tipping points, and collapse, and search for commonalities. Researchers from a range of disciplines including ecology, ecophysiology, population biology, human health, disaster science, physics, mathematics, and economics, as well as environmental managers, are welcome to attend the event and explore this topic. The Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) will be there too with two presentations (Ecosystem collapse: from science to policy - Prof. David Keith, Developing a standardized definition of ecosystem collapse for risk assessment - Dr. Lucie Bland) and a workshop (Dr. Emily Nicholson and Dr. Lucie Bland). Come join us!
April 17, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - May 20, 2018, 5 a.m. at Macquarie University
The Australian Mangrove and Saltmarsh Network is an informal independent network for people and organizations concerned about mangrove and saltmarsh tidal wetland habitats around Australia, and elsewhere including professional researchers, managers, industry officers and environmental consultants, as well as community enthusiasts. Their annual conferences are known for providing a unique opportunity to hear primarily about the current trends in saltmarsh and mangrove management with a specific focus on the complex issues faced by conservation and rehabilitation efforts in urban environments.