We have the pleasure to invite you to submit an abstract for a presentation to the First Latin American Ecosystem Services Partnership Conference, which will take place in Cali, Colombia, on 18-21 October 2016. The conference will rely on a wide program that will include magisterial conferences, oral presentations, posters, field trip and a diverse program of parallel sessions to provide opportunities for socialization and exchange of ideas on the ecosystem services approach. [Read more…] about Call for abstracts: First Latin American ESP Conference
ESP connects over 3000 ecosystem services scientists, policy makers and practitioners who work together in more than 40 Working Groups and a growing number of National Networks on all continents. ESP regularly organises World and Regional conferences and provides many Services to further enhance the application of ecosystem services for nature conservation, ecosystem restoration and sustainable management. Partner up with ESP and join in the global effort for the future of our Natural Capital!
ACES 2016 (A Community on Ecosystem Services) will offer discussion on state-of-the-art methods and experiences relating to Ecosystem Services: Implementation Advances and Challenges and now accepts oral and poster abstracts.
The focus of the conference is to link science, practice, and sustainable decision-making by bringing together the ecosystem services community from around the United States and the globe. [Read more…] about ACES 2016 – Call for Abstracts and Student Fellowship Applications
The EKLIPSE call for expertise (No. 1 /2016) is currently open for: “Nature-based solutions to promote climate resilience in urban areas – developing an impact evaluation framework” and invites experts to form an expert working group. [Read more…] about EKLIPSE – Call for Expert Working Groups
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) invites experts with relevant knowledge and/or expertise to review the First Order Draft of:
- the IPBES thematic assessment on land degradation and restoration and
- the four regional assessments on biodiversity and ecosystem services.
As part of a NCEAS Science for People And Nature working group “Making Ecosystem Services Count in the SDGs” we are carrying out a short, anonymous survey of people with knowledge and/or expertise in ecosystem services to map out linkages to the newly enacted UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and specific ecosystem services.