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[ Event ] Posted on Friday, July 22, 2011 - 12:25
Elected officials, municipal staff, and others working towards biodiversity management and conservation are invited to gather and exchange experiences at the Liveable Cities Forum: Designing Biodiversity Friendly Communities! Join your colleagues at the Biosphère - Environment Museum in Montréal, Québec for an international conference on local biodiversity conservation and management practices.... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, July 22, 2011 - 12:12
Sustainability is the capacity to endure into the future. In many ways our future is linked to the health of the natural environment for clean air and water, food supply, natural resources, economic security, and quality of life. There is a growing recognition that providing for human needs in the long term requires consideration of the natural environment. Nowhere is this concern more prominent... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 15:49
Registration is OPEN for the 51st ERSA Congress! The congress will center on the theme "New Challenges for European Regions and Urban Areas in a Globalised World". It will also tackle many other themes including: Regional economic growth and development; Rural and local development; Social capital and regional development; Agglomeration, clusters and policy; and Regional policy in Europe. For... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 16:16
The conference programme will focus on the shared challenges faced by affordable housing organisations around the world and deliver practical best-practice, case studies and challenging discussions. It will also focus on the vital issues of financing sources/models, community sustainability, energy efficiency and housing the vulnerable. Bursaries available: There are a limited number of places at... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 16:04
Are you inquisitive? Are you eager to hear about new ideas? New content? New perspectives? Are your curious to learn about trends and technologies that can help you enter new markets? Do you want to meet business partners from over 100 countries around the world, interested in discovering your products? Be one of the over 280,000 inquisitive book and media professionals who come to Frankfurt in... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 15:49
The Arab Water Council (AWC) invites its members, partners and all water stakeholders and interested parties to the 2nd Arab Water Forum to be held under the patronage of the League of Arab States. The forum will center on the theme "Living without scarcity." The AWC Forum is a tri-annual event that brings professionals and intellectuals from all backgrounds to learn from the past, consider the... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, July 18, 2011 - 14:56
World Heritage at Risk The economics of tangible and intangible heritage under threat Ravello, 14-16 September 2011 A public debate on the conservation/valorisation of urban heritage facing threats related to cultural diversity, armed conflicts, climate changes and increasing tourism demands. This event, promoted by the University of Nottingham in collaboration with the European University Centre... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, July 18, 2011 - 12:05
The Asia-Pacific Housing Forum in a biennial event that gathers stakeholders engaged in providing urban poverty housing solutions. Building on the foundations of two previous events, this year’s forum is themed “Sustainable Shelter in an Age of Climate Change and Disasters.” The conference aims to: Explore and share solutions that address the urgent and widespread problem of substandard housing... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 10:40
The Third African Conference on Sanitation Hygiene will draw participants from up to 50 African countries (Ministers and high-level decision makers, government officials, sector specialists and civil society organizations), international agencies and delegates from the public or private sectors, civil society, external support agencies, academia and the media. Delegates from other regions such as... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, July 7, 2011 - 10:51
Thailand by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s Department of Water Resources in collaboration with the Asia – Pacific Water Forum will hold the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit (2nd APWS) in Bangkok on the 5th and 6th February 2012. The main theme of the 2nd APWS remains the same as in the 1st APWS that is "Water Security : Leadership and Commitment". The 1st Announcement is being... Read more