Responsible Travel Week 2020

Poster Please speak with Planeta.com host Ron Mader if you would like to actively participate in this global conversation. Volunteers requested for testing our video chats, privately and publicly. Invitation What do we love about travel? We invite friends to join our free, week-long conversation, Responsible Travel Week, February 10-16, 2020. 90% of the conversation …

Bushfires in Australia (2020)

MyWatch Screenshot @Landgate Rolling coverage of the bushfires in Australia Headlines Tourism hit by bushfire crisis After the inferno Australia snubs Davos session on Australian fires – Politico Australia fires: A visual guide to the bushfire crisis The Age Leaked report lays bare environmental devastation of Victorian fires – The Age What if Australia Were …

Clark County Lands Bill

Map Spotlight on the current Clark County Lands Bill Key Links http://www.clarkcountynv.gov/airquality/lands_bill/Pages/default.aspx By the Numbers 41,028 ACRES Expansion of the Moapa River Reservation for the Moapa Band of Paiutes 800 MEGAWATTS Clean renewable energy from the Eastern Nevada Transmission Project 50 YEARS Extension of the Clark County Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan 122,778 ACRES In …

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 …

Tourist Guides Connecting Worlds Through Gastrodiplomacy

Upcoming event: Tourist Guides Connecting Worlds Through Gastrodiplomacy Thursday, February 13, 2020 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM CET Governor’s palace, Rijeka, Croatia Gastrodiplomacy as a way to connect the worlds. Tourist guides are essential link in tourism industry and cross-cultural exchange, connecting different cultures, stakeholders and building bridges between people. As such, they can be …

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 …

Biodiversity2020

Hashtags Biodiversity 2020 Hashtag: #biodiversity2020 Embedded Tweets We are excited to share the logo for the 2020 UN Biodiversity Conference! Parties to the Convention will adopt a new global framework for biodiversity at 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties, #COP15, taking place this October in Kunming, China.#Biodiversity2020 pic.twitter.com/PHAzdEJ9Fv — UN Biodiversity (@UNBiodiversity) January …

Living Green Super Recycling Day 2020

Photo Join us as we support 8 News NOW‘s Living Green Super Recycling Day 8am-2pm, Saturday, February 1. 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 after …

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

Poster Held every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. The next conference takes place June 11-19, 2020 in Marseille, France. The event is jointly organized by the French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and brings together leaders …