A LEDS Global Partnership Regional Workshop hosted by the AFOLU Working Group
The Energy, Water and Climate Change in the Mediterranean (EWACC) -Building Bridges between Europe, the Middle East and North Africa Conference, will be held in Nicosia, Cyprus, from 15-17 June 2015.
The EWACC-Building Bridges initiative, organised by the Cyprus Institute, aims to foster sustainable development and enable new partnerships in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The Conference will bring together a broad range of expertise, including distinguished scientists from various research fields, the private sector, policy makers, funding agencies and high-level officials.
The 8th European Congress on Regional Geoscientific Cartography and Information Systems (EUREGEO), co-organised by the JRC, will be held in Barcelona on 15-17 June 2015. It continues the dialogue started in 1994 by the European Regions of Bavaria, Catalonia and Emilia-Romagna, the Joint Research Centre (EC) and EuroGeoSurveys, and will serve as a platform for experts from regional and national geological surveys, universities, research institutes and the economy, building a bridge between scientific research and practical application.
The 2015 edition of Green Week, the biggest annual conference on European environment policy, will take place from 3 to 5 June at The Egg Conference Centre, Rue Bara, in Brussels. The theme will be nature and biodiversity.
This, the ninth edition of European Development Days, will be held in Brussels from 3-4 June 2015. 2015 is the European Year for Development (EYD2015) and European Development Days (EDD15) will be its flagship event. The focus for EDD15, organised by DG DEVCO, echoes the motto of the European Year for Development - ‘Our world, our dignity, our future’. This year’s programme will be structured around 4 themes and 12 topics.
The Second Global Forest Observations Initiative of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO-GFOI-SilvaCarbon) Workshop on Time Series Analysis for Forest Cover Change, organised by the US Government SilvaCarbon program, will be held in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo, from 1-3 June 2015. The workshop aims to:
Gathering comprehensive, reliable and comparable information to fully understand how trade flows affect employment and income is crucial to support evidence-based policymaking.
The INSPIRE Conference is joining forces with the Geospatial World Forum Conference to host a joint INSPIRE-GWF Conference in Lisbon, Portugal on the 25-29 May 2015.
The 17th International Symposium on Landscape Ecology, organised by the Institute of Landscape Ecology, Slovak Ecological Society and Constantine the Philosopher University, will be held in Nitra, Slovakia, from 27-29 May 2015.
This symposium aims to explore the current concepts and trends in landscape ecology and the links to other landscape-related issues.
JRC scientist Peter Vogt will give an oral presentation on latest JRC-research on landscape fragmentation assessment schemes.