World Sustainable Energy Days

25 - 27 February

Wels, Austria

The World Sustainable Energy Days are one of the largest annual conferences in this field in Europe, offering a unique combination of events on sustainable energy. The conference makes an important contribution to awareness raising about renewable energy and energy efficiency.

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Save the Planet - Waste Management, Recycling, Environment

11 - 13 March

Sofia, Bulgaria

Keeping  pace with the market trends and demand the event encourages the waste and recycling technology transfer to South-East Europe. It will provide participants with the opportunity to meet state and municipal representatives, branch associations, investors and entrepreneurs as well as executives from the sectors: waste management, recycling, ecology and related industry branches.

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Smart Cities - Exhibition and Conference for South-East Europe

11 - 13 March

Sofia, Bulgaria

The object of the international ‘Smart Cities’ Exhibition and Conference is the sustainable urban development and it is focused on the South-East European market. Scope: energy management, smart grid and storage, intelligent buildings, lighting, ICT, e-mobility and smart transport, emergencies and security.

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Evidence-based policy-making for innovation and resource-efficiency

18 March

Brussels, Belgium

The conference will gather together scientists, policy-makers and non-governmental stakeholders from European institutions and Member States to discuss new concepts and indicators for evidence-based policy making for innovation and resource-efficiency.

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Global Soil Week 2015

19 - 23 April

Berlin, Germany

In the UN International Year of Soils, the Global Soil Week offers a window of opportunity to put soil and land on the international political agenda as a key to sustainable development.

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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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