January 6, 2021 Insurrection in Washington, DC

Photo: National Guard, Virginia NG at the Capitol Reflections on the January 2021 insurrection and riots in Washington, DC HeadlinesJan. 6 Protest Organizers Say They Participated in ‘Dozens’ of Planning Meetings With Members of Congress and White House Staff – Rolling Stone‘So, So Angry’: Reporters Who Survived the Capitol Riot Are Still StrugglingAnonymous Capitol Police …

International Year of Fruits and Vegetables

Photo: Cromwell, New Zealand The UN General Assembly designated 2021 the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables (IYFV). Hashtags: #IYFV2021 #FruitsVegYear The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and in Spanish: Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura is the lead agency for celebrating the year in collaboration …

2021 Calendar

Photo: Grand Canyon What’s on your 2021 calendar? Share news and events as comments on this page or on our Google Docs Upcoming Events Calendar. Here is what we are paying attention: February March April May June July August September October November International Year Rescheduling Elsewherecnet.com Wikipedia2021 Planeta.com

Half Earth Day 2021

Poster October 22 is Half Earth Day. A virtual summit is free and open to all. Hashtag: #halfearthday2021 Leave no species behind. Background half-earthproject.org: Half-Earth Day® brings together people from around the world and across disciplines to share their unique perspectives and thought leadership on how we can work together to achieve the goal of …

Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2021

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Announcing the dates for 2021’s Māori Language Week (September 13-19 or 13-19 Mahuru). Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek, #reomāori Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori is one of Planeta.com’s fave celebrations, one that stands out as a practical model of inclusive experiences and smart communication bringing people together …

Biodiversity Digitization: Celebrating a Decade of Progress

Logo Recapping the September 22-23 Virtual Event: Biodiversity Digitization: Celebrating a Decade of Progress. Hashtag: #biodigi2021 Key Linksidigbio.orgprerecorded [email protected] Questions Will the videos be available for on-demand viewing? Yes To what degree is there overlap among participants at this virtual event and the upcoming Biodiversity COP15?  Are there collaborative notes? Yes Videos Session 1 ‘User …

Interspecies Communication 2021

Poster We spotlight biodiversity presentations on the Internet!. Livestreaming videos in 2021. Hashtag: #InterspeciesCommunication Key Linksinterspecies.ioconversations [email protected]_io September Ofer Tchernichovski, Balanced imitation sustains song culture in zebra finches01:04:02 What makes a song appealing? 01:04:20 What makes music is the transition and the dynamics July The day will feature speakers such as Clare Brooks, Creative Curator …

World Tourism Day 2021

Poster September 27 is World Tourism Day. Planeta.com is curating happenings around the globe providing the deep-dive into tourism and travel’s impact. Check out the embedded tweets below! Please let us know of recommended videos, public zoom events, and other resources of note. Hashtags: #wtd2021, #worldtourismday, #DiaMundialDelTurismo Key Linksunwto.org/wtd2021trello.com Questions Can travel and tourism be …

From Obligation to Aspiration: Supply Chain Laws and the Business Case of Putting People First

Logo: Roundtable Announcing the September 22, 10am-145pm CEST, livestreaming symposium From Obligation to Aspiration: Supply Chain Laws and the Business Case of Putting People First, Due Diligence in the Tourism Value Chain 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the endorsement of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs). Since then, they are …

TheBioCon 2021

Poster Perth, Western Australia – Spotlight on 2021’s Biodiversity Conference. Hashtag: #TheBioCon Key Linksbiodiversity2021.comprogram BackgroundWestern Australia has eight out of Australia’s 15 declared biodiversity hotspots and one of the highest rates of new species discovery in the world. It is rich in mineral, oil and gas resources, with a significant agricultural sector and ever spreading …