Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2020

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Announcing the dates for 2020’s Māori Language Week (September 14-20 or 14-20 Mahuru). Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori is one of Planeta.com’s fave celebrations in the world, one that stands out as a practical model of inclusive experiences and smart communication bringing …

Bushfires in Australia (2020)

MyWatch Screenshot @Landgate Rolling coverage of the bushfires in Australia Headlines The history of fire in Australia — and how it can help us face the bushfires of the future https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-03/inside-the-australian-bushfires-crisis/11890458 Tourism hit by bushfire crisis After the inferno Australia snubs Davos session on Australian fires – Politico Australia fires: A visual guide to the …

Science for Nature and People Partnership

Logo Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) was launched in 2013, as a partnership of The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) at University of California, Santa Barbara. SNAPP is a first-of-its-kind collaboration that delivers evidence-based, scalable solutions to global challenges at the intersection …

Presidents’ Day

Photo: Diana Morales, Mount Rushmore Wikipedia: Washington’s Birthday is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States, who was born on February 22, 1732. Since the Uniform Federal Holidays Act of 1971, its observance can occur between February 15 …

Sweden Links

Sweden Flag Links related to Sweden presented in somewhat random fashion: Questions Vad skulle lokalbefolkningen vilja att besökare visste om Sverige? = What would locals like visitors to know about Sweden? Vasaloppet vasaloppet: Vasaloppet is the world’s biggest cross-country ski race. Vasaloppet’s Winter Week with its cross-country skiing and Summer Week with mountain biking and …

2020 Calendar

Poster What’s on your 2020 calendar? Here is what we are paying attention: February Responsible Travel Week 2020 Responsible Travel Week 2020 World Radio Day World Radio Day 2020 World Urban Forum World Urban Forum 2020 Mother Language Day International Mother Language Day 2020 March Open Education Week Open Education Week Eucalypt Day National Eucalypt …

Hugh Possingham

Twitter Avatar Elsewhere on the Web: Hugh Possingham Chief Scientist of The Nature Conservancy Brisbane and Washington DC Key Links http://www.possinghamlab.org http://blog.nature.org/science @HugePossum Embedded Tweets Smart allocation of funding can always improve conservation outcomes. Even more importantly the federal government needs to back its biodiversity legislation with a lot more resources for on ground species …

Oaxaca City’s Comala Restaurant

Logo Favorite places and people Oaxaca City: Comala Location: Pino Suárez #300 Key Links Facebook Videos Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Fh8wNMBexQtUXBTY9 History The earliest incarnation of the restaurant opened in 1996. It then changed to Decano on 5 de Mayo. In 2007 the restaurant changed address to Allende and became Comala again. And in 2018: Pino Suárez …

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Valentine

Roofdog Valentine = A card sent, often anonymously, on St. Valentine’s Day (February 14) to a person one loves or is attracted to February 14 = Valentine’s Day On this day people honor the memory of St. Valentine and express their love to loved ones, spouses, parents and friends. Translating: Will you be my Valentine? Spanish: ¿Serías mi Valentín? Afrikaans: Sal …