21 February 2020
Halting the loss of pollinators: The role of the EU agricultural and regional development policies
The EU Conference aims to look back at what has been achieved in the 2014-2020 period and discuss how to step up actions in the future. About this Event The European Commission, in cooperation with the European Committee of the Regions, is organising an EU Conference “Halting the loss of pollinators: The role of the EU agricultural and regional development policies”. The event aims to look back at what has been achieved in the 2014-2020 period and discuss how to step up actions in...
23 - 28 February 2020
Davos, Switzerland - Congress Centre
World Biodiversity Forum
The Forum will provide a platform for exchange, covering a wide range of perspectives, and capturing a diversity of visions. With this, it aims to redefine and set the agenda for biodiversity as a focal point over the next 10 years in current themes and topics across sectors. In this, the Forum supports the “New Deal for Nature” to be forged by...
19 March 2020
International Urban Bioeconomy as Societal Change Conference
What is UBSCC about? Social, economic and ecologic systems are increasingly under pressure, due to climate change, demographic and economic processes as well as a variety of further environmental changes, to be observed in rural as well as urban landscapes. Bioeconomy is seen as a response to these challenges. There are many challenges, opportunities and open questions regarding bioeconomy, consumption and resource usage in urban areas as a potential pathway to achieve sustainable...
1 - 3 April 2020
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Scottish Government CBD Post-2020 Framework Workshop
Background Subnational, regional and local governments are key agents in delivering actions to address global and local biodiversity loss and to help national governments achieve the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity. They will be key actors in helping to achieve the commitments and targets set out in the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. The important role of subnational, regional and local governments for biodiversity is recognised by the Convention and...
2 - 3 April 2020
UGIIC 2020 - Urban Green Infrastructure International Conference
The Urban Green Infrastructure International Conference is an interdisciplinary conference on green infrastructures (GI) and nature-based solutions (NBS) for cities. The purpose of this conference is to share and discuss the most recent work on green infrastructure and bring together researchers, architects, engineers, urban planners, landscape architects and policymakers from different nationalities to present and discuss their work. This conference will be part of...
16 - 17 April 2020
UNIC Green Infrastructure Future Summit
This is not an ordinary congress. This is a we-connect-people-and-develop-solutions-for-our-cities-together-congress. A congress for nerds and visionaries, dreamers and financiers, urban planners and flower breeders. In short, for everybody with an idea, enough enthusiasm or the financial means to make our cities more liveable. An implementation-congress, that, based on select projects, develops concrete solutions, scalable for Europe and the world. Learn more from the event website.