Monthly Archives: September 2015

#WildlifeTourism2015

This Week in Geelong, Victoria September 29 – October 2 Wildlife Tourism: a Force for Biodiversity Conservation and Local Economies? @wildlife_aus hashtag: #wildlifeTourism2015 Wildlife Tourism Australia

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September 27 is World Tourism Day #wtd2015

The United Nations created World Tourism Day (September 27) in 1979 to increase awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic values. World Tourism Day is hosted by the UNWTO . Planeta.com has celebrated World … Continue reading

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Infinite patience and infinite grace: Think & Drink with Genevieve Bell @orhumanities @feraldata

Infinite patience and infinite grace Kudos to Oregon Humanities for livestreaming the Think & Drink with Genevieve Bell. Here’s the talk that mesmerised me this week featuring anthropologist and Intel vice president Genevieve Bell and Adam Davis, executive director of Oregon … Continue reading

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Engaging Twitter

For me, Twitter has become a combination email box and public bulletin board. I schedule hangouts using Direct Message and I can forward or retweet messages that I think might interest readers who follow me. For friends and clients who refuse … Continue reading

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What do you think of #biodiversity offsets?

What do you think of biodiversity offsets? Our friends at the IUCN invite us to provide input on the draft biodiversity offsets policy by taking the following steps: Read the Overview of the IUCN Biodiversity Offsets Policy Process. (See French versionand … Continue reading

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Naturally Hawaiian: Notes from Henderson’s 25th Annual Prince Jonah Kuhio Ho’olaule’a and Pacific Islands Festival

This weekend in Henderson, Nevada Here’s the official blurb: 25th Annual Prince Jonah Kuhio Ho’olaule’a and Pacific Islands Festival Get into the aloha spirit with one of the valley’s biggest Pacific Islander celebrations. Travel to a tropical paradise and immerse yourself … Continue reading

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Rugby World Cup #rwc2015

One week away. September 18 – October 31 England hosts the 2015 Rugby World Cup. It will be the second time England have hosted the competition, the last time being in 1991. Viewing parties, anyone?

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