Tourist Guides Connecting Worlds Through Gastrodiplomacy

Photo 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 main …

Challenge: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Challenge Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights our social web challenge designed to help further communication skills of participants. Background Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of …

Coronavirus

Buzzwords Coronavirus = any of a group of RNA viruses that cause a variety of diseases in humans and other animals Headlines To fight the coronavirus, labs are printing its genome State Department elevates China travel advisory to ‘Do Not Travel’ due to coronavirus China coronavirus: Death toll rises to 41; more than 1,000 cases …

World Urban Forum 2020

Poster The next World Urban Forum takes place in Abu Dhabi, UAE February 7-13, 2020 Key Links wuf.unhabitat.org Facebook Flickr YouTube @UNHABITAT Spotlight on tradition and modernity Urban culture and climate action Background The World Urban Forum (WUF) was established in 2001 by the United Nations to address one of the most pressing issues facing …

Earthstrong 2020

Poster February 6, 2020 celebrate Bob Marley’s 75th earthstrong (birthday). Public activities take place at the Bob Marley Museum from 10am-midnight in Jamaica. Some of the party is streamed live online – facebook.com/pg/BobMarleyFoundation/videos and https://youtu.be/8zPG42XRhCs Hashtags: #EarthstrongCelebration Key Links Bob Marley Foundation bobmarleyfoundation.org Facebook @BobMarleyFND Bob Marley Museum bobmarleymuseum.com Instagram @bobmarleymuseum Bob Marley.com bobmarley.com @bobmarley …

Earth Day 2020

Photo What are your plans for Earth Day? Earth Day (April 22) has proved extremely popular in the United States and around the world. And in 2020? Let us know your plans. Hashtag: #EarthDay Some history: Back in the early 1960s Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson introduced the idea of ‘Earth Day’ to then President John …

USA 2020 Impeachment

Photo: NASA, US Capitol Rolling coverage of the impeachment of Donald Trump: https://boingboing.net/2020/02/12/a-calvinesque-and-hobbesian-lo-9.html   February 5 https://www.npr.org/2020/02/05/801429948/not-guilty-trump-acquitted-on-2-articles-of-impeachment-as-historic-trial-closes https://www.politico.com/news/2020/02/05/trump-impeachment-vote-110805 January 31 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jan/31/republicans-impeachment-trump-richard-wolffe In today's @Courtartist sketches:– Murkowski's consequential "no" vote– Kyrsten Sinema's white cloak dress– Protesters' pleas for witnesseshttps://t.co/IlJMxMGiSJ pic.twitter.com/QDlQkAtjvY — NYT Graphics (@nytgraphics) February 1, 2020 January 30 Headlines What C-SPAN Can’t Show Us at …

USA 2020

USA Flag Rolling coverage of the USA in 2020: January Transcript: NPR’s Full Interview With Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Secretary Michael R. Pompeo With Mary Louise Kelly of NPR’s All Things Considered Mike Pompeo — who refused a House subpoena — would be a top witness for Democrats in the impeachment trial. He is …

Biodiversity 2020

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 …