Monthly Archives: October 2014

October 29: Four Keys to Enhancing Protected Area Manager Performance

This Week’s Hangout/Webinar: Oct 29 Four Keys to Enhancing Protected Area Manager Performance Planeta Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/parks http://planeta.wikispaces.com/tapas

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Koedoe Hangout

Hangout with us on October 22 as we discuss the publication of the new Koedoe issue on Tourism and Protected Areas. The conversation takes place on Google+. Some background: Tourism and visitation is a dominant commercial use of protected areas, … Continue reading

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Open Access Week 2014: Generation Open

Open Access Week is a global event now entering its eighth year in 2014 and takes place October 20-26. This is an opportunity for academic and research communities to learn about the benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve … Continue reading

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Caribbean Parks and Tourism Hangout

On Thursday October 16 we are holding a lively conversation about parks and tourism in the Caribbean. Invited guests are regional experts and we will be taking your questions. Talking points — Status of parks and tourism in the Caribbean. … Continue reading

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Communicating Biodiversity: A Wishlist

Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea, hosts the 12th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity October 6-17. This event is one the most important on the globe for those keen on protecting biodiversity. When reports estimate losses of 40 percent of … Continue reading

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This Weekend’s Must-Do and Slow-Do Attractions in Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez, México – Today and tomorrow (Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4) my favorite local market in the world hosts its 11th anniversary. Sadly, I will not be present, but my best thoughts are with friends at the … Continue reading

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10.2014

Big events in October! We’re excited about the Open Access Week (October 21-27). Why can’t all events be more inclusive, innovative and open? Foodies, take note of World Food Day on October 16 and World Egg Day, October 10. Nevada … Continue reading

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