Austrian Climate Day

28 - 29 April

Vienna, Austria

The 16th Austrian Climate Day provides an overview over current Austrian research activities in the areas of climate change impacts, adaptation and prevention. It serves to exchange and contact between all interested individuals and institutions on climate change. Sessions are held in german.

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5 - 7 May

Hannover, Germany

The 6th International Symposium on mechanical-biological treatment of municipal solid waste, material recovery facilities and Recycling lays focus on Waste-to-Resources.

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Danube Soya Congress 2015

6 - 8 May

The Danube Soja Initiative is organized as an independent, international, non profit, multi stakeholder association, the platform will aim to boost the cultivation of non GM soya in the Danube region. The congress will be organized together with the World-Wide Network against GMO and the GMO-free Regions.

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European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

12 - 14 May

Copenhagen, Denmark

The conference will cover a broad range of issues related to climate change adaptation. It will place a greater emphasis on understanding and assessing adaptation in action under the theme: Integrating climate adaptation action in science, policy, practice and business.

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Nature and Urban Wellbeing - Nature-Based Solutions to Societal Challenges International Conference

18-20 May

Ghent, Belgium

An ALTER-Net conference in collaboration with the European Commission under the auspices of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Please join us for an international conference on Nature-Based Solutions to Societal Challenges. Relevant to research in many disciplines and communities, to EU policies and to practitioners, this event offers rich possibilities to share, learn and connect.

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International Day for Biological Diversity

22 May


This year’s theme - Biodiversity for Sustainable Development - reflects the importance of efforts made at all levels to establish a set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the United Nations Post-2015 Development Agenda for the period of 2015-2030 and the relevance of biodiversity for the achievement of sustainable development. 

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Danube Day 2015

29 June


Danube Day is marked each year on the 29th of June, when the 14 countries of the Danube Basin jointly celebrate one of Europe's greatest river systems and the people and wildlife that rely on it. Read on to find out how you can get active for your rivers!

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