Events

Open Government Partnership Summit including Panel Discussion on SDG 16 27th-29th October

As part of the Open Government Partnership Summit in Mexico from October 27th to 29th, there is a panel discussion on Lessons from OGP Initiatives for Operationalizing SDG #16 where a variety of stakeholders will offer perspectives based on their OGP experiences for successful on-the-ground implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 16 which aims to “Promote peaceful...

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Peter Davies spoke at the re-launch of FDSD in London, June 29th 2015

Peter Davies, Welsh Commissioner for Sustainable Futures, spoke at the re-launch of FDSD about the innovative 2015 Wellbeing of Future Generations (Wales) Act and how it can inspire action and change not only in Wales but across the rest of the UK and beyond. The event, hosted by the Centre for the Study of Democracy, was held...

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20 May 2015, Launch of the Environmental Democracy Index, Washington DC

A right to know, a right to be heard, a right to access justice The Access Initiative and the World Resources Institute will launch the first ever Environmental Democracy Index (EDI) on May 20th at the National Press Club. Speakers Avi Garbow (Keynote speaker), General Counsel, US Environmental Protection Agency Manish Bapna, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, World Resources...

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24th-30th April 2015 “9th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change,” Nairobi

9th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change 24th-30th April 2015, Nairobi, Kenya The conference theme for this year’s International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA9) is ‘Measuring and enhancing effective adaptation’. CBA9 will highlight that there are different ways of measuring the success of community-based adaptation, and underline that effective evaluation considers the perspective...

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