14th Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity “Investing in biodiversity for people and planet” 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…
-
Sharm El Sheikh International Congress Center (SHICC), Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
Business & Finance
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: climate change…
-
Hótel Örk, Hveragerði, Iceland
Wildlife Economy
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
Blue Economy, VCA Guidance
Organised by the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry in partnership with the Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and Earthmind The theme of the workshop is exploring the Verified Conservation Area (VCA) Registry as an incentive measure in…
-
Hotel Santika Premier Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia
VCA Guidance
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…
-
AMFN Secretariat, Yaoundé, Cameroon
VCA Guidance
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…
-
Dulwich College, London, United Kingdom
VCA Guidance
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
Wildlife Economy
A side-event at the 66th CITES Standing Committee Meeting Focus CITES SC66 Agenda Item 13: UN General Assembly Resolutions on tackling illicit trafficking in wildlife and Sustainable Development Goals Description Building on discussions at the Trade and Development Symposium…
International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), Geneva, Switzerland
Wildlife Economy
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…
Hilton Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Wildlife Economy
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
Wildlife Economy