The Land and Poverty conference presents the latest research and innovations in policies and good practice on land governance around the world. This conference has become one of the largest international events on land governance, attracting over 1,500 participants from governments, academics, civil society, and the private sector.
This session invites submissions from researchers and practitioners, whose work with Earth Observation (EO) technologies provides the information needed to assist key sustainable development challenges. The session will cover: disaster response, early warning systems, water resources, agriculture, air and water quality, deforestation, land-use change, urban development and renewable energy.
The deadline for abstract submission is 10 January 2019, 13:00 CET.
The Ecocity World Summit addresses the way humanity builds its home — its cities, towns and villages. The aim is to unite people through a new way of living on the planet that provides the best possible cities while enhancing, not destroying, the biosphere.
From October 07-11, 2019 the Ecocity World Summit will be held in Vancouver, known to be one of the most beautiful and greenest cities. The conference will be hosted by the British Institute of Technology (BCIT) and held in the West Building of the Vancouver Convention Centre.