Adaptation Gap Report 2020

Report Cover Adaptation Gap = Just released. The fifth edition of the UNEP Adaptation Gap Report looks at progress in planning for, financing and implementing adaptation to climate risks. Hashtag: #AdaptationGap Key Linksunenvironment.org/resources/adaptation-gap-report-2020 Questions Is the report available in formats other than PDF? Is the report available in other languages? Are there video press conferences …

Mesoamerica Meetings 2021

Austin, Texas – This year’s Mesoamerica Meetings are all virtual and taking place this week. Hashtag: #mesomeetings Key Linksutmesoamerica.org/online-workshop-january-12-2021utmesoamerica.org/2021-mesoamerica-meetingsutmesoamerica.org – Facebookutmaya.orgDepartment of Art and Art Historyrutamayacoffee.comvimeo.com/utmesomeetings Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Mesoamerican archaeological sites and nearby communities? 2022-2032 is the International Decade of Indigenous languages. Is anyone participating / celebrating? Schedule …

Consumer Electronics Show 2021

Logo Las Vegas – The city’s largest convention is the Consumer Electronic Show which takes place each January. Due to Coronavirus/COVID19, the 2021 version will be All Digital. Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for …

Virtual Roundhouse of New Mexico

Poster Easy, safe, and free. Kudos to the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce, New Mexico Chamber of Commerce, and New Mexico Hospitality Association for hosting the Virtual Roundhouse of New Mexico – virtualroundhousenm.com – a means to provide New Mexico citizens of the state easy, safe, and free access to the state’s governmental leaders during …

2021 State of Vegas

Screenshot: Atomic Tumbleweed by Wayne Littlejohn Las Vegas, Nevada – Recap of the annual State of the City led by Mayor Carolyn Goodman. Hashtag: #StateOfVegas Key Linkslasvegasnevada.govRecapState of the City 2021News release Questions Is there a transcript of this year’s State of Vegas? Are there links to online resources regarding achievements and developments mentioned in …

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 FAO is the lead agency for celebrating the year in collaboration with other relevant organizations and bodies of the United Nations system. Key Linksfao.orgundocs.org Objectives The IYFV 2021 is a unique opportunity to raise …

International Year of Caves and Karst

Logo Looking ahead, the 2021 International Year of Caves and Karst is organized by the International Union of Speleology, the worldwide organization of cave and karst explorers, scientists, managers, and educators. Hashtag: #IYCK2021 Our deep dive begins here. Key Linksiyck2021.orgPartners Questions How is the International Year of Caves and Karst translated in other languages? = …

International Forum on Artificial Intelligence and the Futures of Education 2020

Poster: UNESCO News from UNESCO: The online edition of the 2020 International Forum on AI and the Futures of Education (Foro Internacional sobre Inteligencia Artificial y los Futuros de la Educación) will be held from December 7-8, 2020 and devoted to the theme of Developing Competencies for the AI Era. It will convene education and …