Challenge: Responsible Travel Week 2019

Challenge Welcome to Responsible Travel Week 2019, February 11-17. This page will be updated before and during the week. Background Planeta.com invites readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week, February 11-17. 2019 is the 11th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and Planeta.com‘s 20th year of innovative, community-driven, online conferencing. Participation is free …

International Year of Indigenous Languages Launch

Poster February 1 the United Nations celebrated the launch of the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Videos http://webtv.un.org/live-now/watch/general-assembly-high-level-plenary-meeting-for-the-global-launch-of-the-international-year-of-indigenous-languages/5970440811001 02:48:19 English 1 Feb 2019 General Assembly: High-level plenary meeting for the global launch of the International Year of Indigenous Languages The event marks the beginning of the International Year of Indigenous Languages and will offer an …

New Directions in the Study of Culture: Anthropology at its Borders

Happening now in Merida, Yucatan The international conference New Directions in the Study of Culture: Anthropology at its Borders (Nuevos Acercamientos en el Estudio de la Cultura: La Antropología en sus Límites) takes place this week January 28-30 in the Auditorium of the Facultad de Ciencias Antropológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. The conference was streamed …

Living Green Super Recycling Day

Photo Tomorrow, Saturday, January 26 join us as we support 8 News NOW‘s Living Green Super Recycling Day 8am-2pm. Think of this as an annual pop-up, an amazing, environment-friendly, drive-through, community meetup. Accepted for free recycling is anything that takes batteries or that can be plugged in.  Kudos to the organizers for making happen year …

Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Conference #Tourism4SDGs19

The Institute of Development Studies at Massey University hosts the Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Conference January 24-25, 2019 at the Albany campus, Auckland, New Zealand. Hashtags: #Tourism4SDGs19 #Tourism4SDGs Key Links tourism-sdg.nz Livestreaming About Tourism and the SDGs Program Facebook @Tourism4SDGs Questions What are examples of tourism delivering on its potential to be more …

State of the State: Nevada 2019

Hashtags Tonight Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak gives his inaugural State of the State of Nevada address in Carson City from the Assembly Chambers of the Nevada Legislature. The speech lays out priorities for the upcoming year and Sisolak’s four-year term. Hashtag: #StateofNevada Key Links gov.nv.gov Governor Sisolak Inaugural Address (as prepared for delivery) Livestreaming The …

Democratic Hearing on Shutdown Impacts on Indian Country and the Environment

Snapshots from the January 15 Democratic Hearing on Shutdown Impacts on Indian Country and the Environment Key Links http://naturalresources.house.gov/media/press-releases/chairman-grijalva-democratic-steering-and-policy-leaders-holding-hearing-jan-15-on-shutdown-impacts Washington, D.C. – Chairman Raúl M. Grijalva and leaders of the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee will hold a hearing on Jan. 15 at 11:00 a.m. on the impacts of the ongoing government shutdown on Native …

Influencer

Roofdog Translating: What is an influencer? Spanish: ¿Qué es un(a) influencer? Overheard Siempre está subiendo fotos de su comida y cosas así como si fuera influencer. Planeta.com Influence #Roofdog What is the Social Web? Responsible Travel Week

Consumer Electronics Show 2019

Poster Last day for Las Vegas’ largest convention, the Consumer Electronic Show (January 8-11, 2019). Are you CES Ready? Hashtag: #CES2019 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years …

2019 #StateOfVegas

Hashtags Among the things that Las Vegas does right is the annual of State of the City presentation made by Mayor Carolyn Goodman. Livestreaming on Livestream https://livestream.com/cityoflasvegas/events/8519276 2019 Thanks to livestreaming video, anyone around the world can access the mayorial assessment of the preceding year in one of the world’s most storied cities. Hashtag: #StateofVegas. This is …