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December 2018

COP24 – United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Katowice, Poland

December 3 @ 8:00 am
December 14 @ 5:00 pm



***We will be attending and presenting our work on NBS at COP24 - come and find us!*** COP24 is the informal name for the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The UNFCCC is a “Rio Convention”, one of three adopted at the “Rio Earth Summit” in 1992. The UNFCCC entered into force on 21 March 1994. Today, it has near-universal membership. The countries that have ratified the Convention are called Parties to the Convention. Preventing “dangerous” human interference with the climate system is the ultimate aim of the UNFCCC. The Conference of the Parties (COP) is…

BES Annual Meeting 2018

December 16
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Birmingham, United Kingdom

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