Past events

  1. 1 Dec 2009
    4 Dec 2009

    The first AMESD (African Monitoring of the Environment for Sustainable Development) Forum will take place in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (1-4 Dec.’09) on the theme “Towards a Pan African Partnership and Networking for the monitoring of the Environment by Satellite in Africa”. It will be organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Conservation of Nature and Tourism, and the International Commission for Congo-Ubangui-Sangha Basin. The environmental monitoring "e-station" developed within the JRC Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) will be demonstrated for the first time to the African users.

  2. 16 Nov 2014
    21 Nov 2014

    In 2005 the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO), together with the Oceanography Society (TOS), organised an International Ocean Research Conference to discuss the expected developments in marine sciences over the next decade. Now, almost ten years later, in light of the advances in ocean sciences and technologies and also after important science-policy developments, this new International Ocean Research Conference will discuss and plan the coming decade of international collaboration in marine sciences and technology.

  3. 4 May 2009
    8 May 2009

    The overall theme of the 33rd International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE), organised jointly by the JRC and the International Center for Remote Sensing of Environment (Tucson, Arizona), is the use of Earth Observation systems and airborne techniques for understanding and managing the Earth environment and natural resources.

  4. 14 Nov 2011
    15 Nov 2011

    The ICT4Peace Foundation, the Swiss Confederation and the European Commission’s Joint Research Center are pleased to announce and invite you to participate at the 3rd International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM) in Geneva on 14-15 November 2011.

  5. 19 Nov 2014
    21 Nov 2014

    The international seminar in social life cycle assessment (LCA) of Montpellier is the fourth of this theme, the first of which took place in 2010 in Denmark.

    These scientific events assert the necessity of a specific research concerning the social evaluation within the framework of LCA. The purpose of these seminars is to review the recent developments of the various approaches dealing specifically with social LCA, without minimising what they owe to the environmental LCA.

  6. 10 Mar 2010
    12 Mar 2010

    The fifth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health “Protecting children’s health in a changing environment”, organised by WHO/Europe, is a milestone event for the European Environment and Health process which was launched in 1989 to eliminate the most significant environmental threats to health, with the approach that prevention is better than cure.

  7. 12 Mar 2012
    17 Mar 2012

    The sixth edition of the World Water Forum, the world's largest meeting about water, will take place from 12 to 17 March in Marseille, France. Held every three years, it addresses the challenges of sustainable development related to the water distribution. Its objective is to put water high on all political agendas.

  8. 18 Nov 2014
    21 Nov 2014

    The training will cover methods and procedures in the application of gamma-ray spectrometry to environmental and food samples.

  9. 2 Dec 2014
    4 Dec 2014

    The Arctic Biodiversity Congress, organised by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) working group of the Arctic Council and the Norwegian Environment Agency (Miljødirektoratet), aims to promote the conservation and sustainable use of Arctic biodiversity through dialogue among scientists, policy-makers, government officials, industry, civil society and indigenous peoples.

  10. 14 May 2008
    16 May 2008

    The Environmental Agency of the Republic of Slovenia is hosting the 4th Bridging the Gap Conference: Responding to Environmental Change – from Words to Deeds, which will take place in Slovenia in Portoro~ from 14 – 16 May, 2008.