In 2008 the Club of Madrid , the Bellona Foundation and the utility company Hafslund ASA joined forces to organize the climate change in Norway called # CC8 (Climate Conference 08: Technology and Finance in Climate Cooperation). In 2009 the same organizers are arranging CC9 (Climate Conference 09: Green Technology and Finance – Striking a Fair Climate Deal) which will take place on 4 and 5 June at Hafslund Manor in Sarpsborg, Norway. It will be followed by a climate festival for children in the adjacent park on June 6th. Continue reading “CC9”

2012 Hyderabad Biodiversity Conference

The 2012 Hyderabad Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was held in Hyderabad, India . Environment Ministers and Forests Ministers of about 194 countries attended the Conference; international organizations like World Bank and the Asian Development Bank also participated. Nearly 8,000 to 10,000 delegates discussed issues relating to bio-diversity and bio-safety. [1] Continue reading “2012 Hyderabad Biodiversity Conference”

45th Pacific Islands Forum

The 45th Pacific Islands Forum was held from 29 July to 1 August 2014 in Palau . [1] The forum’s official opening Was Held in the capital Ngerulmud , in Melekeok State , the aim of events majorité Were Held in Koror , Palau’s Largest city and capital form. [2] The official theme of the meeting was “The Ocean: Life & Future”. Topics under debate include climate change , commercial fishing, Non-communicable diseases and the possibility of readmitting Fiji to the forum. Continue reading “45th Pacific Islands Forum”