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Past events

The First International Conference on Pesticidal Plants

  • 18 February 2013 - 21 February 2013, Nairobi, Kenya

Short description:The conference will comprise a four-day program of events and themed scientific sessions around the sustainable use of plants in pest management for food security, health and livelihoods with a focus on Africa but relevant research from other parts of the world is welcome. Plenary... More information »

Forest Day 6

  • 02 December 2012, Doha, Qatar

Short description:Forest Day, now moving into its sixth year, has become one of the most intensive and influential annual global events on forests. At its heart, it is a platform for anyone with an interest in forests and climate change to meet once a year to ensure that forests remain high on the... More information »

African Studies Association 55th Annual Meeting: Research Frontiers in the Study of Africa

  • 29 November 2012 - 01 December 2012, Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, USA

Short description:As you may know, the ASA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of Africanist scholars in the world. With an average attendance of 1,400 scholars and professionals, the conference offers more than 200 panels and roundtables, scholarly and professional plenary and institutional... More information »

18th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC

  • 26 November 2012 - 07 December 2012, Qatar

Short description:The 18th Conference of the Parties (COP18) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will be held in Qatar.Links: www.unfccc.int More information »

American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting

  • 14 November 2012 - 18 November 2012, San Francisco Hilton and Towers, San Francisco, CA, USA

Short description:The 2012 AAA Annual Meeting in San Francisco offers the perfect venue for thinking about border crossings across time, space, embodied differences, language and culture. We want to acknowledge the structures, genealogies and technological changes that continue to shape our... More information »

15th International Anti Corruption Conference (IACC)

  • 07 November 2012 - 10 November 2012, Brazil

Short description:People are devising new ways to push for greater transparency and accountability, and are standing up to ultimately achieve greater social justice. Yet corruption and impunity have an immense destabilising effect on society. Now more than ever, mutually accountable action is... More information »

International Greening Education Event

  • 10 October 2012 - 12 October 2012, Karlsruhe, Germany

Description:A three-day International Greening Education Event will be held from 10th to 12th of October 2012 in Karlsruhe, Germany. This event will bring together academia, policy makers, representatives of government and international development agencies, senior members of academic... More information »

Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity

  • 08 October 2012 - 19 October 2012, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Short description: The 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is organized by the CBD Secretariat. The High Level Segment will be held from 17-19 October 2012. The provisional agenda includes consideration of: the status of the Nagoya... More information »

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