Biodiversity 2021

Photo: Albert Straub, Great Barrier Reef Don’t wait for 2050 to start learning to live in harmony with nature now. Planeta.com’s Biodiversity 2021 is our curated reader featuring news, videos, and resources focusing on the fabric of life in 2021. Hashtags: #biodiversity2021, #post2020 Questions What’s new? = ¿Qué hay de nuevo? = Quoi de neuf? …

State of the World’s Trees 2021

Report Cover What we’re reading: 2021’s State of the World’s Trees prepared by Botanic Gardens Conservation International Key Linksbgci.orglaunchglobal-tree-assessmentreport (PDF)@bgci Questions Is the report available in other languages? In an audio format? What are the follow-up actions in development now? Which are the leading botanic gardens in tree conservation? HeadlinesOne in three trees face extinction …

Strengthening sustainable tourism’s role in biodiversity conservation and community resilience, Motion 130

Logo Spotlight on the approved motion at this year’s IUCN Conference regarding travel and tourism: Motion 130 – Strengthening sustainable tourism’s role in biodiversity conservation and community resilience Latest version in this language:Version as sent to Plenary | Published on: 09 Sep 2021 CELEBRATING the value of wildlife and nature-based tourism in supporting communities around …

Mexico 2021

Photo: Secretaría de Cultura Ciudad de México, Maqueta monumental del Huey Teocalli This page features rolling coverage of some of the stories that impacted Mexico in 2021. It is by no means complete. Planeta.com also pays special attention to various commemorations this year. January February Eje Central en manos de la Unión Tepito – @hdemauleon …

History of Tourism in Mexico

Poster This week INAH hosts a 4-day colloquium about the history of tourism in Mexico. Livestreaming en español from the INAH’s Coordinación Nacional de Antropología YouTube channel: youtube.com/antropologiacnan. The event is coordinated by María Magdalena Pérez Alfaro. We will update this page with the videos and related information about the topics addressed. Sep 6 Sep …

Living Green Super Recycling Day 2021

Poster Date to be announced: Living Green Super Recycling Day 2021 HeadlinesSuper Recycle event postponed due to pandemic, will be scheduled later in 2021 – @8NewsNowHow to recycle your old electronics and batteries – @lasvegasweekly Announcement8 News Now: The event is expected to be scheduled sometime in the fourth quarter of 2021 and will take …

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2021

Poster: Indigenous Day The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed each year on August 9 to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous population. This event recognizes the achievements and contributions made by Indigenous Peoples. The commemoration takes place on in recognition of the first meeting of the …

Afghanistan 2021

Map: Wikipedia Rolling coverage of Afghanistan in 2021 Recommended listeningThe Taliban takes Kabul on Late Night Live – The President of Afghanistan has left the country and the speed at which the Taliban has regained control of the country has shocked many, despite the outcome seeming inevitable over the last few weeks. Afghan journalist Bilal …

Heritage Week in Ireland 2021

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week August 14-22, 2021. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek Key Linksheritageweek.ieProjectsFacebook @heritageweek Embedded Tweets About the eventEach year many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout Ireland. Many of the events that take place during the week are free and the programme highlights the abundance of …