Tag Archives: india

India Independence Day

August 15 is Independence Day in India and we’re reflecting on a very profound notion: It shall be the duty of every citizen of India to protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes, rivers and wildlife and to … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Mela 2015

Saturday, April 25 – Las Vegas Mela “Year over year, Indian Festival is able to increase its attendance. However, we believe that there is more can be done to reach out to people who have come to love Indian culture. … Continue reading

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Today’s Wildlife Travel Hangout

Keen on seeing animals in the wild on your next trip? Check out the discussion from today’s wildlife travel hangout for an insider chat on how to avoid operations that exploit the wildlife and local communities. We talked about what’s … Continue reading

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Biodiversity, Indigenous Peoples and the Power of We

Today (October 15) is Blog Action Day. We previewed the celebration a few weeks ago, but yesterday we put the ideas of ‘the power of we’ into practice. Case in point: Yesterday I facilitated the Global Workshop for Indigenous and … 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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Blog Action Day is October 15

October 15 is Blog Action Day with a topic that’s certain to motivate a cornucopia of collaboration: The Power of We. Some history. Founded in 2007, Blog Action Day brings together bloggers from different countries, interests and languages to blog about … 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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