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Poverty/conservation events

In the past, PCLG has organised, or supported, learning events that tackle key issues of relevance to PCLG members. This page provides details of learning events including meeting reports and downloadable presentations.

Displaying 51 - 75 of 115 events

15 June 2011, The Royal Society, London

This research policy conference. "Counting on the Environment: The contribution of forests to rural livelihoods", aims to increase awareness about the critical links between...

16th-18th February 2011, Vienna, Austria

The Sixteenth Poverty Environment Partnership (PEP 16) meeting will be held from 16th to 18th February 2011 in Vienna, and feature the theme "Supporting nationally owned...

15-19 November 2010, Masindi, Uganda

A PCLG workshop on linking ape conservation and poverty reduction took place in Masindi, Uganda. Around 30 participants from a variety of ape range states in Africa shared their experiences of engaging with communities in high biodiversity areas....

10th - 15th January 2011, Whakatane, New Zealand

The conference 'Sharing Power: A New Vision for Development' is organised by two global...

18th - 29th October 2010, Nagoya, Japan

The tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 10) will be held in Nagoya, Japan from the 18 till the 29 of October 2010. The tenth meeting of the Conference of...

27th-28th September 2010, Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli, Venice, Italy

The Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, in association with Conservation International and the United Nations Environment Programme, announces the Twelfth International BIOECON Conference “From...

23-24 September 2010, the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex University, Brighton, UK

Addressing environmental sustainability has become a central practical, moral and political challenge of our times. The conference, Pathways to...

3rd-7th July 2010, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

The 2010 meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) will be held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on July 3-7, 2010. The theme of the meeting is "Conservation for a...

28 - 29 April 2010, ZSL, London, UK

What do we actually know about the degree to which biodiversity conservation contributes to poverty reduction? This symposium titled "Linking biodiversity conservation and poverty reduction: what, why and how?" organised by IIED, PCLG members, UNEP-...

26 – 27 April 2010, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
18th - 20th April 2010, Edinburgh, UK

IUCN UK is excited to announce its first themed conference: "Nature-What's in it For Me?" to be held in Edinburgh, in association...

1st-5th February 2010, Trondheim, Norway

The sixth Trondheim Conference on Biodiversity, entitled "Getting the biodiversity targets right - working for sustainable development" will be held...

6th -7th October 2009, Accra, Ghana

The Katoomba XV meeting will take place in Accra, Ghana, from 6th -7th October 2009. The Meeting will focus on key challenges for the planning and development of national REDD strategies....

5th -9th October 2009, in Nairobi, Kenya

The twenty-fifth session of the UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environmental Forum has agreed to convene a second intergovernmental multi-stakeholder...

21st-22nd September 2009, Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli, Venice, Italy

The Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, in association with Conservation International, DEFRA, Department of Land Economy of Cambridge University and European Investment Bank, announces the ...

17th - 21st September 2009, Isle of Vilm, Germany

The German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), together with BirdLife International, is organising a workshop titled “Biodiversity Conservation, Ecosystem Services and Poverty...

5th – 8th July 2009, Vienna, Austria

The 15th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management will be hosted by The University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU) from July 5 – 8, 2009 in Vienna, Austria. The symposium will be held at the Austria Center...

13th - 15th May 2009, Montreal, Canada

The Expert Meeting on Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Development Cooperation will be held in Montreal from Wednesday, 13 to Friday, 15 May 2009. The meeting has been convened to discuss how...

18th - 22nd April 2009, Helsinki, Finland

The Second meeting of the Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Biodiversity and Climate Change will be held in Helsinki, Finland from Saturday, 18 to Wednesday, 22 April 2009. Some of the...

31st March – 2nd April, 2009, Geneva, Switzerland

The Fourteenth Poverty Environment Partnership (PEP 14) Meeting will be held on 31 March – 2 April, 2009 in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting is being hosted by...

1st-12th December 2008, Poznań, Poland

The United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poznań will be a milestone on the road to success for the processes which were launched under the Bali Road Map. The meeting...

13th to 16th October 2009, Cape Town, South Africa

Following up on the success of the First DIVERSITAS Open Science Conference "Integrating biodiversity science for human well-being" (9-12 November 2005, Oaxaca, Mexico), and in order to provide in-depth...

5th to 14th October 2008, Barcelona, Spain

The World Conservation Congress will take place in Barcelona, Spain from 5 to 14 October 2008. The first part of the Congress, the World Conservation Forum, runs from 6 to 10 October and is a great...

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