Tag Archives: biodiversity

2012 Buzzwords

As 2012 comes to a close, what were some of your favorite words and buzzwords? Here’s my collection of favorite, as always subject to revision and updates with your comments! One of the objectives for this collection is to find … Continue reading

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Photos from #COP11

Sunday I’ll be facilitating the Global Workshop for Indigenous and Local Communities: Biodiversity, Tourism and the Social Web. Here are some photos from the past few days at the  11th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. More … Continue reading

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Biodiversity and for those following #CoP11 some Social Web Tips

Bags are packed, and I am on the road this week to CoP11, aka the Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, in Hyderabad, India. Talking points will focus on biodiversity. I remember … 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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09.2012

September is mes de la patria in Mexico and biodiversity month in Australia. Hyperlocal greetings to our friends in Las Vegas as they host First Friday and Green Drinks. Mark your calendar! September 6-15 World Conservation Congress in Jeju, South Korea. Could this be the Social Web World Conservation Congress? We’re doubling down the … Continue reading

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Aichi Targets

A few weeks ago Steve McCool wrote a terrific response to my post about the Q&A with Leo Hickman. Steve wrote: Of particular significance is management of tourism and visitation in protected areas — a cornerstone of both conservation and … Continue reading

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Have your say on tourism and protected areas

This week I am inviting colleagues to comment on the Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group, known simply as TAPAS. This year I accepted the invite from Anna Spencely to serve on the TAPAS executive committee and assist with communication. … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, Announcements, conservation, inspire, tourism, Web 2.0 in Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

biodiversity is delicious

Let’s make this simple: Biodiversity is delicious. Tourism and Biodiversity

Posted in 2010, biodiversity | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

upgrade

Allow me to climb onto my virtual soapbox and make the following statement: I believe that all tourism conferences should have free wi-fi and livestreaming of the event. Traditional conferencing behind closed doors in which participants read at one another … Continue reading

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Marketing Indigenous Tourism / Biodiversity Workshop: New Information and Web-based Technologies

Join us! The Marketing Indigenous Tourism / Biodiversity Workshop: New Information and Web-based Technologies takes place September 11 from 8am-5pm at the Hilton Portland. Upgrade your core skills and join the conversation about the conservation of cultural and environmental diversity … Continue reading

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