Planeta Talks September 19, 2019

Poster Today’s livestreaming Periscope: Local and global ecosystems, parks, and #ecotourism streaming from https://twitter.com/planetanews During the Periscope audio we will open and read from the following pages. Comments are welcome as notes on individual features or via Twitter. #PlanetaTalks September 19, 2019 https://t.co/iZXQsggScz https://t.co/LpUa0Yy1Zn — planetanews (@planetanews) September 19, 2019 Updating 🌎https://planeta.com/environment-news-improving This week Joshua …

Colibri Ecotourism Award

Poster As part of the global celebration of World Environment Day, Planeta.com presented the Colibri Ecotourism Award from 2000-2010 to leaders of the eco travel movement in Mexico. ‘Colibri’ means ‘hummingbird’ in Spanish. Winners include Steve Bridger, Gerhard Buttner, Hector Ceballos-Lascurain,Jorge ChĂ vez de la Peña, Fernando Garcia Aguinaco, Verena Gerber, Marlene Ehrenberg, Juan Carlos Ibarra, Pedro …

Planeta.com September 2019 Preview

Poster This month we are starting experiments in livestreaming, public conversations. Some of the sessions take place on Facebook and Twitter/Periscope. Our September 3 and 5th and 12th YouTuve chats were delayed due to technical reasons via YouTube. September 19 Planeta Talks September 19, 2019 Starting Time Join us! Where is the conversation? We begin …

What’s next?

Roofdog What’s next? That’s what we would all like to know, from those planning a trip, receiving visitors, voting, investing, and simply planning for tomorrow. We pay attention to the future, the world we leave for our children and their children. Far from the immediate now, we think of the next steps, today, tomorrow and …

Responsible Travel Week 2019

Poster: #7MagicMountains Please speak with Planeta.com host Ron Mader if you would like to participate in this global conversation. Volunteers requested for testing our video chats, first privately and then publicly. Announcement 2019 was Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, online conferencing. We invited friends to join our free, week-long conversation, Responsible Travel Week, February …

Source: Planeta.com (2018)

Screenshot Friends and fans, a special request. Please check to see if Google News picks up Planeta.com features. Following are today’s results including the latest nerdy news from Flickr, this week’s World Travel Market, Responsible Tourism Day, Vegas Monorail, the Living Planet Report, and Monday’s Live Living Language Hangout, but first, a couple of questions: …

Media Partner

Buzzwords For those who would like to work with Planeta.com as a formal media partner … Thanks to your campaign, event or other project, we expect to improve our own understanding and coverage of both topics and regional guides. We are able to help promote the event directly and with suggestions and feedback that encourage …

Open Journalism

Buzzwords Open journalism is a reworking of ‘citizen journalism‘ and we are taking this notion as a cornerstone idea for how to engage with Planeta readers. Planta.com seeks reader (aka the audience) feedback and our best features are invariably the result of collaboration. Are there ways to step up these efforts? If open journalism is to …

Planeta.com’s Spotlight Award

2017 was the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development and the #YearOfOpen, celebrating open access and open education. Planeta.com opens a public solicitation for nominees showing good practice in tourism and open access. Our #IY2017 Spotlight Award will be awarded to public (government) agencies, institutions and others leading the way. We are seeking examples …

Tips for Authors and Publishers

Planeta.com strives to be friendly to readers, authors and publishers. The following tips will help creators and purveyors of dead tree heritage media. SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES Please note that we are putting into practice a number of sustainable practices and this includes not receiving any unsolicited materials in print or online. Requests Print Materials – please …