Half Earth Day 2021

Poster October 22 is Half Earth Day. A virtual summit is free and open to all. 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 Half-Earth and …

World Tourism Day

Poster The United Nations created World Tourism Day (September 27) in 1979 to increase awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic values. World Tourism Day is hosted by the UN World Tourism Organization. Planeta.com has celebrated World Tourism Day since 1995, a little late to the party but earlier …

Events Notebook

Photo Quotes about events You can’t just throw people who come from different perspectives in a room, lock the door and come back in an hour and expect them to have solved these problems, it takes time for people to develop a shared vernacular, it takes engineered serendipity, that is the creation of serendipitous moments …

Heritage Week in Ireland

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week in late August. 2021 dates: August 14-22. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek About the eventNational and local community organizations participate by organizing events throughout the country. Many of the events that take place during the week are free highlight the abundance of great work that is carried out in all communities …

Events Links

Photo: Ron Mader, DLC Arena (Some rights reserved) What would planners, sponsors, and participants like others to know about events? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesAcademic travel culture is not only bad for the planet, it is also bad for the diversity and equity of research Organizershttp://www.j2levents.comhttp://www.natour.us/principal.html Elsewhereaddevent.com Questions = Preguntas How …

World Parks Week 2021

Photo: Horizon Crest 2021’s World Parks Week encouraged people to think about what their local neighborhoods/communities have to offer and what these local spaces mean to them. “Thinking hyperlocal helps us to build deeper.” Hashtag: #WorldParksWeek Key [email protected]s What’s new?Pathway to Recovery: Pathways to Recovery: Wellbeing and Resilience (PDF)More info Greener Parks for Health – …

IUCN Congress

Photo: Gold Butte Monument Held every four years, the IUCN Congress is the world’s largest and most important conservation event. It aims to improve how our natural environment is managed for human, social and economic development. Hashtag: #IUCNcongress Also see: World Parks Congress Key Linkshttp://iucnworldconservationcongress.orghttps://portals.iucn.org/congress/?dm_i=2GI3,8Z8A,48BU78,MMOJ,1 WikipediaInternational Union for Conservation of Nature Planeta.com

IUCN Global Youth Summit 2021

The IUCN Global Youth Summit – iucnyouthsummit.org – takes place online this week, April 5-16. Hashtags: #GenerationRestoration, #IUCNgys, #iucnyouthsummit Key [email protected][email protected]@iucn TopicsNon-human primate conservation through ecotourismPlaneta.com coverage Questions How can those interested follow and engage with the summit? What are the key Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social web pages to pay attention? How can …