Earth Day 2020

Earth Day is April 22 of every year. April 22, 2020 will mark 50 years of Earth Day. Back in time, Earth Day was a unified response to an environment in crisis — oil spills, smog, rivers so polluted they literally caught fire. On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans …

World Wildlife Day

On 20 December 2013, at its 68th session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) proclaimed 3 March – the day of signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 1973 – as UN World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness …

2nd International Forum on Long-term Energy Scenarios for the Clean Energy Transition

IRENA will organize the second “International Forum on Long-term Energy Scenarios for the Clean Energy Transition” between 25-27 March, during the Berlin Energy Week. This Forum will gather experts directly involved in either using or developing long-term energy scenarios to support policymaking and planning for the clean energy transition. Representatives …

3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety

The 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety “Achieving Global Goals 2030” will take place on 19–20 February 2020 in Stockholm, Sweden. Hosted by the Government of Sweden and co-hosted by WHO, the Ministerial Conference will be an opportunity for delegates to share successes and lessons from implementation of the Global …

RENEXPO International Trade Fair and Conference

The Leading Western Balkans exhibition and conference on energy, waste and water RENEXPO will be taken place on 13th and 14th of May at Belexpocentar in Belgrade. The accompanying conference, round table and workshops program supports the exhibition offering market and technology insight, best practice, trending topics and hot issues …

World Wetlands Day 2020

Wetlands and Biodiversity is the theme of World Wetlands Day for 2020. Wetlands are rich with biodiversity and are a habitat for a dense variety of plant and animal species. Latest estimates show a global decline of biodiversity, while wetlands are disappearing three times faster than forests. This year’s theme …