The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity will be held from 4-17 December 2016 in Cancun, Mexico. This two-week meeting brings together the international community, including the EU, to discuss, review and negotiate agreements and commitments on the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.
Under the auspices of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) and with support of the European Commission's Knowledge Centre on Migration and Demography, the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, and the United States of America Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migrations, a first global conference on how to improve data on international migration will be held at the German Federal Foreign Office in Berlin on 2–3 December 2016.
The launch of the Adaptive Management of Barriers in European Rivers (AMBER) project, jointly organised by Politecnico Milano and the JRC, will be held on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 from 10:00 to 15:20 in the Sala Blu, Palazzo delle Stelline, Corso Magenta, 59, 20123 Milan. The event will introduce the AMBER project to institutions dealing with river science and management.
The 9th Conference of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan), organised by Networking4Innovation under the auspices of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU, will be held on the 30 November - 2 December in Bratislava, Slovakia.
For more information on this event, please visit the conference website.
For more information on SETIS and the SET Plan, please visit the SETIS website.
The speakers at the international conference 'Towards more agile social statistics', organised by Eurostat, will include high-profile policy makers, academics, and statistical experts from Europe and around the world.