Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream

Photo: NASA Goddard Announcement. On September 26, 2020, Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream, will be a massive 10-hour concert that will span five continents, aiming to raise funds to support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. The concert, hosted in the spirit of Live Aid, will be hosted by Global Citizen — globalcitizen.org. At …

Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial (2020)

Poster Gallup (Naʼnízhoozhí), New Mexico – Created in 1921, the Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial is the longest-running, Native American Art Show in the country. The event features parades, dances, demonstrations, native foods, rodeos, pow-wow, song and dance, pageants, and folk art. 2020 dates: Cancelled Gallup (Navajo: Naʼnízhoozhí) is the most populous city between Flagstaff and …

World Environment Day 2020

Photo: Palo Verde in Bloom June 5 is World Environment Day. Hashtag: #WorldEnvironmentDay “We recommend celebrating World Environment Day every day of the year,” said Planeta.com founder Ron Mader. The theme for 2020 is biodiversity, a solid choice for focusing attention. Given the current global pandemic of COVID19 and growing racial injustice protests in the …

Bushfires in Australia (2020)

MyWatch Screenshot @Landgate Curated coverage of the 2019-2020 bushfires in Australia HeadlinesBushfires leave 470 plants and 200 animals in dire straits – government analysis The history of fire in Australia — and how it can help us face the bushfires of the futureaustralia-bushfires-how-heat-and-drought-created-a-tinderboxhttps://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-03/inside-the-australian-bushfires-crisis/11890458 Tourism hit by bushfire crisisAfter the infernoAustralia snubs Davos session on Australian …

Cancelled – National Eucalypt Day: Nature Journaling Workshop with Paula Peeters

Photo: Brisbane City Council Cancelled. For friends in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Discover nature journaling amongst the eucalypts. Artist, ecologist, and writer Paula Peters (@paperbark_) leads a journey of artistic and empathetic creation in the city’s Botanic Gardens. In Australia March 23 is National Eucalypt Day and on March 21 the city of Brisbane hosts a …

ITB 2020

Screenshot The March 4-8, 2020 ITB Berlin Convention has been cancelled. News release: “Due to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) the Federal Ministry of Health and the Federal Ministry of Economics have stated their opinion that ITB Berlin be cancelled.” Hashtags: #whatwewantedtosayatITB, #ITB2020, and #itbberlin Next ITB event: March 10-14, 2021. Meanwhile, …

USA 2020 Election: Topics

USA Flag Rolling coverage of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features. This is not meant to be comprehensive, but the best we can do as interested participants. This page focuses on the election by candidates and topics. We also review the election as a timeline. Links to info about …

Challenge: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Challenge Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights our social web challenge designed to help further communication skills of participants. BackgroundPlaneta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s …