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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 (All day) to Thursday, October 29, 2020 (All day)

The GLF Biodiversity Digital Conference will be held October 28-29. Held under the theme ‘One World – One Health’, this two-day event will reach tens of millions of people, spotlight ecosystem restoration and contribute to the UN CBD’s POST-2020 GLOBAL BIODIVERSITY FRAMEWORK, making 2020 the super year for nature and biodiversity.

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Monday, November 2, 2020 (All day) to Friday, November 6, 2020 (All day)

Join organizers for a week-long showcase on the impact of open Earth observations.

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Friday, November 6, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, November 7, 2020 (All day)

The Department of Earth Sciences of the ETH Zurich and the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) cordially invite you to participate in the 18th Swiss Geoscience Meeting to be held on Friday, 6 November and Saturday, 7 November, 2020 in Zurich.



Tuesday, November 10, 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, November 24, 2020 (All day)

This training by NASA's ARSET program and NOAA's Climate Program Office will address the use of remote sensing in determining where "hot spots" of land surface temperature are located in urban areas, why these areas are experiencing increased temperature, which populations are most vulnerable, and ways to mitigate the effects through adaptive land use planning.

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Friday, November 13, 2020 - 3:00pm

The AIMES/GLP Working Group on Large-scale Behavioural Models of Land Use Change is pleased to invite you to the first webinar of their new series on 13 November, featuring Dr. Peter Verburg and Dr. Elke Weber.



Monday, December 7, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, December 12, 2020 (All day)

The overall goal of the workshop is to familiarize the workshop participants with the Decision Support System for Agrotechnology Transfer (DSSAT v4.7); the Cropping System Model (CSM) for the simulation of crop growth and yield, soil and plant water, nutrient, and carbon dynamics; and the application of models to real world problems, such as crop and resource management, climate change and climate variability, carbon sequestration, food security, biofuels, and environmental sustainability.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021 (All day) to Friday, February 5, 2021 (All day)

This workshop by the GLP Archetypes Working Group follow up on three successful workshops on archetypes held in Bern (2017), Berlin (2018)  and Olomouc (2019). This time, the workshop will be held by the Stockholm Resilience Centre in Stockholm, Sweden, with the option of joining remotely. The workshop invites new as well as established members of the Archetypes of Sustainability network.  



Wednesday, February 17, 2021 (All day) to Thursday, February 18, 2021 (All day)

Are you interested in shaping the future of synthesis in ecology and environmental science? We are seeking an interdisciplinary, diverse group of 100 participants across all career stages to participate virtually in this interactive workshop to chart out the future of synthesis science. Deadline to apply is 9 October.

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Monday, February 22, 2021 (All day) to Wednesday, February 24, 2021 (All day)

The Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt is pleased to announce the Second Arab Land Conference to be organized under the patronage of the Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 30 November.

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Monday, May 17, 2021 (All day) to Friday, May 21, 2021 (All day)

The 3rd ESP Europe conference has been rescheduled for 17-20 May 2021, and the call for sessions is open until 30 September 2020. We encourage active members within ESP Working Groups, Regional Chapters and National Networks to submit a session proposal. Also, non-ESP members working in the field of ecosystem services as academics, policy makers or practitioners are very welcome to submit a session proposal.

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Monday, September 20, 2021 (All day) to Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (All day)

Landscape 2021 will bring together scientists from across disciplines with key actors to explore whether and how diversity and diversification can contribute to a more sustainable and resilient agriculture.

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