Climate COP 25

Postcard: Madrid 2019’s Climate COP 25 takes place December 2-13 in Madrid, Spain. Hashtags: #COP25 #ClimateChange #ClimateVoter #TimeForAction Key Links unfccc.int – Documents UN Climate Change Statement on COP25 facebook.com/UNclimatechange facebook.com/Cop25cl – Videos @COP25CL Livestreaming unfccc-cop25.streamworld.de Live Upcoming On-demand @UNFCCCwebcast Questions What sessions will have livestreaming and recorded video? Do on-demand videos have shownotes, transcripts, …

Kumoontun

Image Oaxaca, Mexico – Kumoontun is the Ayöök (Mixe) word for tequio or collective work. This initiative launched in late 2018 / early 2019 participates in research, awareness, and reflection on what happens in Ayöök community life. Key Links kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun soundcloud @kumoontun Publication Ayöök Tales (Cuentos Ayöök) Features https://kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun/blog/engracia-p%C3%A9rez-castro App https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.seit.felix.kumoontun 2019 – Now Available …

USA 2019

USA Flag Curating headlines and tidbits from the USA: February No thank you, Mr. Pecker – Jeff Bezos/Medium April Some news. 🚨🎉 We added 620+ new words to the dictionary! 🎉🚨https://t.co/j8rXQMHX8t — Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) April 23, 2019 Pence: Trump previously saying he loves WikiLeaks "was in no way an endorsement" https://t.co/a6OHBatU7A pic.twitter.com/3FtA0EphIS — The Hill …

2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Photo: Tienda Ayöök, Clay Rabbits 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages (Año Internacional de las Lenguas Indígenas). Hashtags: #iyil2019, #2019iyil Planeta.com will be updating relevant features that showcase successful language conservation campaigns including Dizhsa Nabani,  #UsaTuVoz , Kumoontun, and Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o te Reo Māori. Suggestions are welcome as we edit …

2019 Calendar

Poster What’s on our calendar in 2019? International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages 500th Anniversary 1519 – 2019 January Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Conference #Tourism4SDGs19 Living Green Super Recycling Day 2019 February Responsible Travel Week 2019 Te Matatini 2019 Smithsonian’s Mother Tongue Film Festival 2019 March Open …

Buzzword Bingo 2019

Buzzwords 2019 What are your favorite words of 2019? We are curating our annual collection of new words, old classics, and the inbetween, that came to attention / usefulness in 2019. Image: Arrokoth, photo from NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft Buzzwords have the attribution-sharealike license. If you use them, please make attributions. Flickr 2019 Bingo Buzzword …

Digital Literacy Quiz

Poster Planeta.com’s Digital Literacy Quiz – planeta.com/digital-literacy-quiz – is used in tandem with our workshops and February’s Responsible Travel Week. It’s part of our internal effort of cyber housekeeping that we share with friends. Participants score their performances. Suggestions are welcome. The quiz and related handouts can be used and shared freely in classrooms and …

New Zealand’s National Digital Forum 2019

Hashtags Wellington, New Zealand – The National Digital Forum – ndf.org.nz – hosts its annual conference November 18-20, 2019. Hashtag: #NDFNZ Key Links ndf.org.nz programme ndf-this-year ndf-board-papers waiata archive of past talks YouTube @NDFNZ Questions Is anyone writing / blogging / creating news or recaps of the event? Embedded Tweets Anyone in the #NewZealand #GLAM …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Votive Essay We need a better understanding of where the United States and Mexico meet. We are standing at the front door of one another’s country. t In 2020 look for an expansion on Planeta.com of regional coverage. If there is a way to arrange an old-school roadtrip or meetup, we are happy to …

Red Rock Canyon 2019

Photo: BLM, Red Rocks Links, news, and tweets about Red Rock Canyon in 2019 Recommended Listening Plans To Build Houses Near Red Rock Stalled – For Now – State of Nevada Headlines For the love of Red Rock – Las Vegas Weekly Clark County Commission delays Red Rock Canyon development – KTNV Embedded Tweets It …