Search or browse upcoming events relating to biodiversity and ecosystem services, ranging from trainings to international meetings. Look for upcoming events organised by Partners and for BES-Net science-policy-practice Trialogues around the world.

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Adaptation Futures 2018
18 June 2018      Cape Town, South Africa      Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA)

Adaptation Futures 2018 will take place from 18-21 June 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. Adaptation Futures is the biennial conference of the Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA).

5th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference
18 June 2018      Cape Town South Africa      Adaptation Futures

Adaptation Futures is the world’s premier conference on climate change adaptation.  Join over 1000 scientists, practitioners, business leaders and policymakers from around the world to connect, learn and inspire.

nrg4SD General Assembly & International Conference on Biodiversity
19 June 2018      Cuenca, Ecuador      Networks of Regional Governments for Sustainable Development

nrg4SD’s annual General Assembly is the Network’s most important internal event.

African Forestry and Wildlife Commission - 21st Session
19 June 2018      Senegal, Dakar      FAO

PROVISIONAL AGENDA 1. Opening of the Session 2. Adoption of the Agenda 3. Election of Officers 4. Report on FAO and Country Activities in response to the Recommendations of the 20th Session of the African Forestry and Wildlife Commission 5.

8th International Conference of Ecosystems
22 June 2018      Tirana, Albania      ICE2018 Organizing Committee

The International Conference of Ecosystems Organizational Committee is pleased to announce next edition of the International Conference of Ecosystems, which will be held June 22-25, 2018 in Tirana, Albania.

GEF 54th Council Meeting
24 June 2018      Da Nang, Viet Nam      GEF

The 54th Meeting of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council will take place from 24-26 June 2018, immediately prior to the 6th GEF Assembly. The GEF Assembly meets every four years, and on this occasion from 27-28 June 2018.

The 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee
24 June 2018      Manama, Bahrain      UNESCO

The World Heritage Committee is comprised of representatives from 21 States Parties to the Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage elected by the General Assembly of States Parties to the Convention.

World Symposium on Social Responsibility and Sustainability
27 June 2018      Edinburgh, United Kingdom      University of Edinburgh/Hamburg University of Applied Sciences/Inter-University Sustainable Development Research Programme (IUSDRP)

There is a perceived need for a better understanding of how social responsibility is related to sustainable development, and for the identification of processes, methods and tools which may help the integration of these two important elements.

Twenty-second meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice
2 July 2018      Montreal, Canada      CBD


1.         Opening of the meeting.
2.         Organizational matters: election of officers, adoption of the agenda and organization of work.

The face-to-face capacity building activities – the BES-Net “Trialogues” – are multi-stakeholder dialogues focusing on specific policy questions at the national and regional levels. By facilitating fruitful discussions among the three BES-Net communities of policy, science/knowledge holders and practice, the trialogues will contribute to addressing specific policy issues to help unlock shifts in the development trajectory of societies towards sustainability.

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BES-Net Trialogues
BES-Net Trialogue on Pollinators, Food Security and Rural Development
18 October 2017      Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina      UNDP & Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federal Ministry of Environment and Tourism)

According to a recent global report on pollinators conducted by IPBES, 70% of the plants that we eat, and 90% of wildflowers depend on pollinators.

Solutions from natural World Heritage sites
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Thematic Area:
Ecosystem-based Adaptation
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