Events

FDSD at Rio+20: panel session on defending the public

FDSD co-organised a workshop session in Rio de Janeiro as part of a two-day event Fair ideas: sharing solutions for a sustainable planet hosted by IIED and the Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC) The event was held at the (PUC) together with The Access Initiative, Center for Ocean Solutions, All China Environment Federation,...

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Manifesto consultation, Conama, Spain

From 26th-30th November, FDSD worked alongside Madrid-based IIDMA (the Instituto Internactional de Derecho y Medio Ambiente) to run a consultation for the Manifesto in Spain, using the tenth national environmental congress, CONAMA, as a platform for a workshop and consultation stand.

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28th-29th April, Cardiff, Essential ingredients for a sustainable future – Why do we need independent institutions, and how should they work for the long term?

FDSD is speaking at this event and facilitating a workshop on Responsibilities and Impact. “This conference, co-organised by the World Future Council, the Office of the Commissioner for Sustainable Futures, the Welsh Government, Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales and the Oxford Martin Programme on Human Rights for Future Generations, brings together a global community of...

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COIN event: Public engagement on the road to Paris – and beyond | 12th November

The upcoming Paris negotiations are key to the UN process of achieving an agreement that will limit global warming – but how engaged are the public with the conference? What do they think about its  goals and how the UK government should be involved? This event, hosted by COIN, the Climate Outreach and Information Network,...

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Good practice stakeholder participation | Training workshop in Kent, 20-23 June 2016

“When it comes to the environment, integrated thinking and wide agreement are crucial. To achieve this, key stakeholders need to be involved in agreeing plans, policies or practice, whether at a strategic or local level or even within organisations.” On 20-23 June 2016, Dialogue Matters is offering a three-day training course near Wye (Kent), designed...

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Disclosing Sustainability | Wageningen University, 24-25 June 2016

  The Transformative Power of Transparency? Wageningen University, the Netherlands – June 24- 25, 2016 The conference, taking on the subject of transparency as a transformative tool for strengthening democracy and sustainable development, will address questions such as: Does transparency live up to its sustainability promise? Does it enhance the accountability of those perpetuating environmental...

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Unlocking the UK’s potential | UKSSD annual conference, 1 Mar 2017

The world’s first universal set of Sustainable Development Goals came into force on 1 January 2016. How do we translate the ambition of 17 Goals and 169 Targets into transformational action in the UK? Save the date The UKSSD Annual Conference will take place on the 1st March 2017, hosted by ICAEW in London. Through...

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