2019 African Protected Areas Congress

Poster Upcoming event November 18-23, Nairobi, Kenya 1st African Protected Areas Congress Key Links apa-congress.org Programme Questions What is the event’s hashtag? Will the event have live and recorded video? Does the event have a Facebook event page? How can remote participants engage and amplify the event? What are relevant online resources? What would locals …

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 …

Querétaro International Rock Art Colloquium

Poster Videos from the Querétaro International Rock Art Colloquium (Coloquio Internacional de Arte Rupestre Querétaro) which took place October 10-12, 2019. In the framework of the 80th anniversary of the creation of the National Institute of Anthropology and History and the 35 years of its presence in the state, the INAH Querétaro Center through the …

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 Periscope https://www.pscp.tv/w/1YqGojrOYqNKv Embedded Tweets …

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 …

Rugby World Cup 2019

Japan hosts the 2019 Rugby World Cup September 20 – November 2. The final will take place in Yokohama. Hashtag: #RWC2019 Key Links rugbyworldcup.com qualifying news news Headlines Stadium Guide – Guardian Rugby World Cup: Streaming ‘lag’ means action will appear first on conventional channels – Stuff (New Zealand) Greens labelled ‘wowsers’ after opposing venues …

USA: Immigration Policy, Caravans, and Protests (2019)

Poster Spotlight on the zero tolerance program of the Trump Administration. Questions What are the immigration proposals? Who are the local reporters, activists and politicians working along the border? February 2019 What we know about the migrant caravan waiting at the Texas-Mexico border – Texas Tribune One caravan is in Piedras Negras, another is making …

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 …

Mexico 2019

Mexico flag Rolling news from Mexico in 2019 January “Mexico has regained confidence in itself” “México ha recuperado la confianza en sí mismo” ⁦@m_ebrard⁩: “México ha recuperado la confianza en sí mismo” #REC2019 ⁦@SRE_mx⁩ pic.twitter.com/ISaL9UbgH7 — Daniel Hdez Joseph (@DanielHJoseph) January 7, 2019 February El Chapo’s final chapter – @ioangrillo La industria cultural, un sector …

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 …