World Wildlife Day 2019

Poster Prepare for a deep-dive today. This year’s World Wildlife Day (March 3) life below water. 2019 World Wildlife Day will be celebrated in 2019 under the theme “Life below water: for people and planet”, which aligns with goal 14 of UN Sustainable Development Goals. The ocean contains nearly 200,000 identified species, but actual numbers …

ITB 2019

Hashtags 2019 dates for ITB Berlin: March 6-10. Hashtags #ITB2019 and #itbberlin. As the Leading Travel Trade Show, ITB Berlin is the foremost business platform for global touristic offers. In addition to very high exhibitor satisfaction (over 90%), the numbers offer more proof: This is where supply meets demand. 5 Continents more than 180 Countries …

GSTC 2019 Asia

Poster This week in Thailand This week the 2019 GSTC Asia-Pacific Conference features livestream video from the GSTC Facebook page on February 28 and March 1. Key Links gstcouncil.org/gstc2019asia/program Facebook Questions Are any of the presentations and relevant resources online? What would locals like visitors to know about Thailand? What are the lessons learned regarding …

Smithsonian’s Mother Tongue Film Festival 2019

Logo The Mother Tongue Film Festival – mothertongue.si.edu – is a collaborative Smithsonian annual event, initiated by the Recovering Voices Program of the National Museum of Natural History. The festival celebrates cultural and linguistic diversity by showcasing films and filmmakers from around the world over four days of screenings in Washington, D.C. All events are …

Te Matatini 2019

Poster Held every two years the Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival – tematatini.co.nz – celebrates the cultural dance of the Māori people of Aotearoa (New Zealand). It has an open door policy, where all people are welcome to come and experience timeless traditions. Audiences experience the best kapa haka in the world, taste Māori food …

International Mother Language Day 2019

UNESCO Poster February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Events, workshops, and tweets on this date promote awareness. Key Links https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/motherlanguageday UNESCO: “UNESCO believes in the importance of cultural and linguistic diversity for sustainable societies. It is within its mandate for peace …

EPA 2019

Buzzwords Links related to the epa during the Trump administration December 2019 EPA’s independent science board questions underpinnings of numerous agency rollbacks https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/476397-epas-independent-science-board-questions-underpinnings-of-numerous February 2019 Documents detail multimillion-dollar ties involving EPA official, secretive industry group http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/405736-epa-lost-more-than-1500-workers-in-first-18-months-of-trump August 2018 http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/404292-pruitt-aide-wrote-memo-to-absolve-him-in-controversy-over-raises Andrew Wheeler Pruitt Was Friendly To The Energy Industry. His Replacement Was Paid By It. https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/06/andrew-wheeler-epa-donald-trump-673046 …

World Radio Day 2019

Poster February 13 is World Radio Day which raises awareness about the importance of radio and strengthens the networking among broadcasters. Now in its eighth year, the celebration is bigger than ever. In 2019 the focus turns to peace, tolerance, dialogue, and radio. Hashtag: #WorldRadioDay Background Hosted by UNESCO, World Radio Day was first celebrated …

Superbowl 2019

Photo: Tejate Bowl Our coverage of headlines, tweets and commercials from the 2019 Super Bowl between the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots in Atlanta, Georgia. An estimated $6 billion was wagered on the game. Streaming nfl.com/super-bowl/ways-to-watch Headlines https://www.boston.com/sports/new-england-patriots/2019/02/03/cj-anderson-tom-brady-super-bowl-eve https://www.thelines.com/super-bowl-how-much-money-bet/ https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/the-secret-to-the-rams-blocking-success-isnt-the-linemen-its-sean-mcvay/ https://www.theringer.com/nfl/2019/1/29/18202553/gerard-whateley-australian-broadcaster-super-bowl https://www.thenation.com/article/rams-stan-kroenke-patriots-super-bowl Commercials T-Mobile … Andy Warhol … Audi … Stella Artois … …

Australia 2019

Australia flag Rolling coverage of news in Australia January Australia desperate to ride ‘wave of outbound travel the world has never seen’ 20 good reasons to call a federal election right now with your favourite endangered psephologist Snitty the Cassowary! A cartoon. https://t.co/VF0NcZBJbS — F Onthemoon (@firstdogonmoon) January 22, 2019 Macquarie Dictionary’s Word of the …