15th Biodiversity COP (2020)

Poster China hosts the 15th Biodiversity COP in October 2020 with the theme “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.” Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests of the organizers and participants and creating a social web challenge. Feedback and notes are welcome as we …

2020 Global Risks Perception Survey

Report Cover Reading: 2020 Global Risks Perception Survey from the World Economic Forum Key Links WEF’s 2020 Global Risks Perception Survey Preface The 15th edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report comes as long-mounting, interconnected risks are being felt. The global economy is faced with a “synchronized slowdown”, the past five years have …

2020 State of Vegas

Screenshot Among the things that Las Vegas does right is the annual of State of the City presentation made by Mayor Carolyn Goodman. YouTube Livestream https://livestream.com/cityoflasvegas/events/8941403 Embedded Tweets Behinds the scenes of the #StateofVegas ⁦@CityOfLasVegas⁩ pic.twitter.com/X4h1c0M6Wn — Mark Rosenberg (@KCLVMark) January 10, 2020 Fergusons Downtown is an example of the kind of developments @mayoroflasvegas hopes …

World Fish Migration Day

Poster May 16 is World Fish Migration Day – worldfishmigrationday.com – a global celebration of open rivers. Love flows! Hashtag: #worldfishmigrationday Key Links worldfishmigrationday.com @fishmigration Embedded Tweets Happy #WorldFishMigrationDay! This day connects fish, rivers, and people and reminds us of the importance of open rivers and migratory fish. https://t.co/nrPNBLlOwE Photos: Sockeye Salmon migrate up a …

Climate News 2020

Poster Rolling coverage of climate news in 2020: Features Bushfires in Australia (2020) Headlines tk Embedded Tweets Climate change threatens the beautiful and beloved monarch butterfly: https://t.co/wOiMrrQ1V7 — Extinction Symbol (@extinctsymbol) January 9, 2020 False climate solutions are benefitting no one https://t.co/NXSDKQjqIU — Chris Lang (@reddmonitor) January 9, 2020 NOAA's climate wrap up for 2019 …

Livestreaming Now: Royal Cam from Taiaroa Head/Pukekura

Photo: Royal Albatross New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Royal Cam streams live from the northern royal albatross colony at Taiaroa Head near Dunedin, Otago. This the fifth season the Department of Conversation has a webcam beside an albatross nest in the colony on Otago Peninsula. Royalcam features highlights and a forum for questions. Department of Conservation staff …

International Museum Day 2020

Poster May 18 is International Museum Day, an annual celebration coordinated by the International Council of Museums (ICOM). Hashtags: #IMD2020, #DIM2020 and #InternationalMuseumDay To celebrate please tag, tweet and follow your favorite museums on the social web. Key Links imd.icom.museum https://icom.museum/en/activities/events/international-museum-day icom.museum/en/news/international-museum-day-around-the-world network.icom.museum/international-museum-day facebook.com/internationalmuseumday facebook.com/IcomOfficiel @ICOMofficiel Questions Are there live and recorded videos from International …

Australia 2020

Australia flag Rolling coverage of Australia in 2020 January Sign of the times: Genuine joy and excitement when the rains arrive across Australia, that we feel compelled to watch, document and share it. I’m so happy to see it! Hope it’s falling on the fires and into dams! The garden is absolutely loving it. pic.twitter.com/8ySHzhkAUm …