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October 2019

High Mountain Summit

Start:
October 29
End:
October 31
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Geneva, Switzerland

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World Meteorological Organization

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is convening a High Mountain Summit to foster high-level dialogue and engage decision-makers and local actors to develop a roadmap to science-based, user-driven knowledge and information systems supporting sustainable development and risk reduction in mountain and downstream regions.

Restoring Africa’s Landscapes: Catalyzing Action from Above and Below – A Global Landscapes Forum regional conference

Start:
October 29
End:
October 30
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Accra,Ghana

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Global Landscapes Forum (GLF)

The main objectives of the conference are to: Consult with countries and key stakeholders on progress towards achieving the Bonn Challenge, New York Declaration on Forests and the African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative (AFR100) restoration goals Feature successful community-led restoration initiatives along with policies, incentives and partnerships contributing to their success Consider forest landscape restoration (FLR) initiatives successfully linking ecology, the rights of men, women and youth and community land management practices that provide insights on forestry, agroforestory and agricultural initiatives that generate strong social and ecological co-benefits Showcase effective approaches to promoting tenure security, improving market incentives and access to supply chains for sustainably…

November 2019

European Business and Nature Summit

Start:
November 7
End:
November 8
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Madrid, Spain

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European Business and Biodiversity Platform

The two day summit will provide: A forum to discuss the most recent progress made by businesses to better account for impacts and dependencies on nature An opportunity to strengthen political ambitions to protect biodiversity and shape the New Deal for Nature and People A regional stepping stone in the global run to the post-2020 biodiversity framework An opportunity to engage a wide European audience in addressing biodiversity loss

BiodivERsA Funded Projects Final Conference

Start:
November 12
End:
November 13
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Belgium

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BiodivERsA

Final conference of the projects funded through the BiodivERsA 2015-2016 Call "Understanding and managing biodiversity dynamics to improve ecosystem functioning and delivery of ecosystem services in a global change context: the cases of soils and sediments, and land- river and sea-scapes"

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