14th Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity
On 10 - 22 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…
Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
Blue Economy, Business & Finance, VCA Guidance, Wildlife Economy
International Wildlife Ranching and Conservation Alliance
The theme for the 1st regional conference will be Wildlife Ranching on Top of the World, with special focus on sustainable use and conservation of wildlife, north of 45°.
Some of the topics will include:
The 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (COP13) will be held in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, from 21 to 29 October 2018.
The theme is "Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future."
Dubai International Convention Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
This workshop explored the Verified Conservation Area (VCA) Registry as an incentive measure to encourage area-based conservation where people live and work - in support of the SDGs and the Aichi Targets. It will specifically look at the role that the VCA approach can play in…
With more than half of the world’s wildlife having disappeared in the last 40 years and climate change continuing to push many species to the brink of extinction, the challenges facing wildlife conservation have never been greater.
But while the threats facing the planet can…
This expert workshop was organised by Wildlife Ranching South Africa and Earthmind to explore the following issues:
A strategy and process for acquiring relevant standardised information and data on the African wildlife industry, that will enable on-going credible research on…
Willows Hotel and Conference Centre, Pretoria East, Guateng, South Africa
A side-event at the 66th CITES Standing Committee Meeting
CITES SC66 Agenda Item 13: UN General Assembly Resolutions on tackling illicit trafficking in wildlife and Sustainable Development Goals
Building on discussions at the Trade and Development Symposium…
International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), Geneva, Switzerland
Three sessions within the ICTSD Trade and Development Symposium
Organised by the African Wildlife Foundation, Earthmind, ICTSD, IISD, and the Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment (Oxford University)
The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the…
The recently launched Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) include goals on the sustainable use of marine and terrestrial ecosystems (14 and 15) and the role of trade as means of implementation (17) – all of which are directly relevant to the challenge of ensuring that the trade…
International Environment House 2, Châtelaine / Geneva, Switzerland