EVENTS CALENDAR

Search or browse upcoming events relating to biodiversity and ecosystem services organized by BES-Net and our partners around the world, ranging from training to international conferences.

Events

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Earth Hour
28 Mar 20      Worldwide      WWF
 

Earth Hour is a worldwide movement organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). The event is held annually encouraging individuals, communities, and businesses to turn off non-essential electric lights, for one hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

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2020 UN OCEAN CONFERENCE
02 Jun 20 to 06 Jun 20      Lisbon, Portugal      United Nations
 

The Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, comes at a critical time as the world is strengthening its efforts to mobilize, create and drive solutions to realize the 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

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World Environment Day 2020
05 Jun 20      Global      UNEP
 

World Environment Day 2020 would be celebrated on Friday, June 5th, 2020 in Colombia.

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Desertification and Drought Day
17 Jun 20      Global      UNCCD
 

Desertification and Drought Day, a United Nations observance day held on 17 June each year, will in 2020 focus on changing public attitudes to the leading driver of desertification and land degradation: humanity’s relentless production and consump

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World Water Week 2020
23 Aug 20 to 28 Aug 20      Stockholm      Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)
 

The World Water Week will take place on August 23-28 in Stockholm (Sweden).

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Twelfth International Symposium on Pollination (ISPXII)
31 Aug 20 to 04 Sep 20      Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa      International Commission for Plant-Pollinator Relationships
 

Kirstenbosch is one of the nicest botanic gardens in the world, it is in the Table Mountain world heritage site and a floral kingdom (fynbos) that is unique to one country.

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2020 UN BIODIVERSITY CONFERENCE COP15
15 Oct 20 to 28 Oct 20      Kunming, China.      UN Convention on Biological Diversity
 

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will host the 2020 UN Biodiversity Conference in Kunming, China, on 15-28 October 2020.

Event Calendar