Day of the Dead Around the World 2019

Photo Headlines and tweets from Day of the Dead (November 1-2) celebrated around the world. Embedded Tweets Ήμερα των Νεκρών στη ΑθήναDay of the Dead in ArhensDìa de Muertos en Atenashttps://t.co/BgmTD1mUFj — Daniel Hdez Joseph (@DanielHJoseph) October 31, 2019 And this is how it looks tonight! Join us tomorrow at Copley Square to celebrate life …

Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit (2019)

Poster Registration is open for the 2019 Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit, November 12-14 at the Plaza Hotel in Downtown Las Vegas. Hashtag: #GGTS19 Key Links governorssummit.org Questions Is there live and recorded video from the Summit? Are any of the presentations or resources mentioned available online? What would locals like visitors to know about …

Rugby World Cup 2019

Japan hosts the 2019 Rugby World Cup September 20 – November 2. South Africa won the championship after beating England in the final, with this being their third title since 1995. Hashtag: #RWC2019 Key Links rugbyworldcup.com qualifying news news Headlines Stadium Guide – Guardian Rugby World Cup: Streaming ‘lag’ means action will appear first on …

Climate News 2019

Poster Rolling coverage of climate news in 2019: Upcoming Event The UN Climate Action Summit will take place in New York City on September 23, 2019 to increase ambition and accelerate action on the global climate emergency and support the rapid implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. Climate Action Summit Headlines How do tribal …

World Urban Parks Awards 2019

Poster World Urban Parks has announced the winners of the 2019 Large Urban Parks Awards – recognizing the quality of the parks, the skills of the people who manage them, and the value they bring to the cities they serve. The awards highlight best practice in urban park management with leading examples from Mexico – …

Invest in Nature (2019)

Poster The World Bank brings together industry, government, and environmental leaders to invest in nature. Even better, it livestreams the conversation, Invest in Nature, October 17, 2-3:15pm Eastern. Kudos to the organizers for livestreaming this talk and answering viewers’ questions. Hashtag: #InvestInNature Key Links uncovering-hidden-value-biodiversity upcoming events @WorldBank @WorldBankLive @wbg_environment @IPBES Questions How have World …

World Food Day 2019

Poster October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme motto: Healthy diets for a zero hunger world Hundreds of events and outreach activities bring together governments, businesses, NGOs, the media, and general public. Hashtags: #WFD2019, #ZeroHunger, #WorldFoodDay Key Links fao.org/world-food-day Communication Toolkit World Food Day Challenge Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each year. We …

Protected Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean Congress 2019

Poster This week (October 14 to 17, 2019) Lima, Perú hosts the third edition of the Latin American and Caribbean Congress on Protected Areas (CAPLAC 3). The theme is “Solutions for well-being and sustainable development.” Hashtags: #caplac, #CongresoÁreasProtegidasLAC Previously held in Santa Marta, Colombia (1997) and Bariloche, Argentina (2007), the Congress is a forum for …

Nethui 2019

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – 2019’s Nethui – nethui.org.nz – takes place in Wellington October 3-4. Focal points this year: safety, well-being, and inclusion. Hashtag: #nethui Tagline: New Zealand’s favourite Internet gathering. Planeta.com is updating this page with links to videos, resources mentioned at the event, and our popular collection of buzzwords, some wonky, some …

Indigenous Peoples Day 2019

Photo: Acoma Planeta.com celebrates and commemorates the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hashtag #IndigenousPeoplesDay Embedded Tweets https://t.co/GPqeKwRrcT #BearsEarsHeals #IndigenousFoodHeals pic.twitter.com/9bJvhYAYtD — Utah Diné Bikéyah (@UtahDineBikeyah) October 1, 2019 Today, I declared October 14th as Indigenous Peoples' Day. Wisconsin is home to 11 recognized nations and tribal communities, and this day will serve …