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September 2018

Global Climate Action Summit

Date:
September 12
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GCAS
San Francisco, United States

The 2018 Summit will bring people together from around the world to showcase climate action and inspire deeper commitments from national governments, and each other, in support of the Paris Agreement.

ISSC 2018 Forum: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures

Date:
September 25
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ISSC
Fukuoka, Japan

The next World Social Science Forum will take place from 25-28 September 2018, in Fukuoka, Japan, on the theme of ‘Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures‘.

October 2018

SFE 2018 (French Ecological Society), International Conference of Ecological Sciences

Start:
October 22 @ 8:00 am
End:
October 30 @ 5:00 pm
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SFE
Rennes France + Google Map

We are delighted to invite you to Sfécologie 2018, the French Ecological and Evolution Society's International Conference that will take place in October 2018 (22nd - 25th). The 2018 conference will be hosted in Rennes, at the historic Couvent des Jacobins, in the old part of the city of Rennes, ensuring convenient public transportation for the attendees

November 2018

UN Biodiversity Conference, COP14, Sharm El Sheik, Egypt

Start:
November 17 @ 8:00 am
End:
November 29 @ 5:00 pm
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UNCBD
Website:
https://www.cbd.int/conferences/2018

On 17 - 29 November 2018 the United Nations will call on decision makers from more than 190 countries to step up efforts to halt the biodiversity loss and protect the ecosystems that support food and water security and health for billions of people. The UN Biodiversity Conference (14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity - COP 14) will be held in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. The UN Biodiversity Conference is the governing body of the Convention on Biological Diversity, and advances implementation of the Convention through the decisions it takes at its periodic meetings. Read more > In addition,…

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