Tag Archives: livestreaming

Commemorating the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Today we are treated to a livestreaming event from the United Nations, 3pm New York City time webcast at webtv.un.org commemorating the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. We also enjoyed a global tweetchat hosted by India’s The Alternative … Continue reading

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Goals for the 2014 World Parks Congress

Sydney, NSW – The Government of Australia and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) have announced that the 6th IUCN World Parks Congress will be held at the Sydney Olympic Park November 12-20, 2014. This congress takes place once every ten years and … Continue reading

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How well do cities use the social web?

Cities need the human voice to articulate stories about sustainable practices and responsible travel. At its best, these are face-to-face encounters which are often supplemented by the social web. We’re able to meetup if we have contact via our smartphones and digital devices. … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Treasures: Guelaguetza 2012

For those in Oaxaca, Mexico this week, Guelaguetza is the focus of attention with Lunes del Cerro on Monday July 23 and 30. For those not here, you might want to circle the dates on your 2013 calendar: July 22 … Continue reading

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I Know Where I’m Going

Livestreaming conference today and tomorrow uncovers the stories from World Heritage Sites … literally and with remote access! November 23-24 Edinburgh, Scotland, I Know where I’m Going Hashtag: #ikwig Video: http://www.mediascot.org/beyongolia At a time of economic crisis and environmental threat, countries everywhere … Continue reading

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Inspiring Change Gathering in Cape Town

Cape Town again inspires this year as host of the Inspiring Change Gathering which explores creative ways to take on climate change. With COP17/CMP7 hosted in Durban in just a few weeks, these critical issues are in the spotlight around the globe. Kudos to … Continue reading

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Photos of Day of the Dead in Oaxaca, November 1

November 1 is Day of the Dead. Here are photos from Oaxaca. Click to see any picture to see it larger. I’m still editing the descriptions! You are invited to facebook, twitter or give a star on Flickr to any … Continue reading

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