Category Archives: Conferences

6th Annual International ESP Conference 2013, 26-30 August 2013, Bali, Indonesia

Organised by ESP and convened by the World Agroforestry Centre and CGIAR Research Program: Forests, Trees and Agroforestry in collaboration with the Sub Global Assessment Program coordinated by UNEP’s World Conservation Monitoring Centre, the UNCCD-Global Mechanism, The Economics of Ecosystems … Continue reading

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Rio summit offered little for Africa

World leaders and some 40,000 people converged on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June in the hope of charting a path towards the “green economy.” Underlining the urgency, Sha Zukang, secretary-general of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, said more … Continue reading

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EAFPES / Kemfri News Report: Kenya needs Carbon-Trade Infrastructure

Report by Martin Mwita KENYA is losing out in the global carbon trade because due to a lack of necesary structures to exploit it. Speaking during the national workshop on connecting stakeholders with ecosystem services, Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute … Continue reading

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Planet under Pressure Conference Report

Two Key Themes, a Personal View by Prof. Mark Huxham The planet is under pressure – from growing populations, depleting resources, accelerating climate change and an economic system not fit for purpose.  All three thousand of us agreed at least … Continue reading

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EAFPES at ‘Planet Under Pressure’ Conference 2012, 26-29th March, London

EAFPES will be participating in the International Conference ‘Planet Under Pressure’,  26-29th March 2012, London, UK Theme: New Knowledge Towards Solutions This is an international conference to provide scientific leadership towards the 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development – Rio+20, organised … Continue reading

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5th Annual International ESP Conference: Ecosystem services come of age – Linking Science, Policy, and Participation for sustainable human well being

July 31-August 4, 2012: Portland, Oregon, United States The Ecosystem Services Partnership invites you to the 5th annual ESP conference. Don’t miss your chance to interact and exchange ideas with practitioners, educators, policy-makers, researchers, and many others. Be part of … Continue reading

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ACES and Ecosystem Markets 2012

Mark your calendars and save the date to participate in the ACES 2012 and Ecosystem Markets Joint Conference- ACES and Ecosystem Markets 2012! The 2012 Conference will focus on Linking Science, Practice and Policy by bringing together Ecosystem Services Communities … Continue reading

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