Category Archives: asia

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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Global Workshop for Indigenous and Local Communities: Biodiversity, Tourism and the Social Web

Upcoming event of interest to biodiversity fans! October 8-19 Hyderabad, India hosts the Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. On Sunday, October 14 Planeta.com’s Ron Mader will facilitate a one-day training workshop at CoP 11, Hyderabad,India. The Global Workshop for … Continue reading

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#iucn2012

Jeju, South Korea hosts this year’s World Conservation Congress September 6-15. Will this be the Social Web World Conservation Congress? Planeta.com will keep track of the conversation with recommended readings and an updated wiki. This could be the year for the Social Web World Conservation Congress … Continue reading

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Top 10 List: Laos

To celebrate the new year, I’m looking to the future in a positive way with my Top 10 list of countries which we expect to hear a good deal in the coming year. Laos is one of the shinning gems … Continue reading

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