International Mountain Day
Date: 11 December 2018
International Mountain Day 2017 provides an occasion to highlight how climate, hunger and migration are affecting highlands and to ensure that sustainable mountain development is integrated into the 2030 Agenda and in the implementation of the Paris Agreement.
World Wetlands Day 2019
“Wetlands: The key to coping with climate change”
Date: 2 February 2019
The theme of the World Wetlands Day 2019 addresses one of the most pressing problems that humanity is facing and draws attention to the vital role of wetlands as a natural solution to cope with the increasing frequency and severity of extreme events such as storms and floods!
PEDRR Science-Policy Workshop 2019
Date: 12-14 February 2019
Location: Bonn, Germany
By invitation only
The three-day workshop will combine a 10-year celebration of PEDRR achievements, envisioning PEDRR’s work in the decade to come, stocktaking on key science-policy issues and gaps related to Eco-DRR / EbA, poster sessions for scientists and practitioners, a PEDRR working group session and a meeting of instructors who teach Eco-DRR to further promote curricula and educational exchanges.