Events

GRID-Arendal hosts, attends, and partners many events within our fields of work. Some of these events may be meant for specific audiences only. The list below provides insight into our activities. Look out for us at some of the big, global events!

 

November 2013
   

10-15.11
Beijing

Finance Initiative Global Roundtable
"Financing the Future We Want"

11 - 22.11
Warsaw
UNFCCC COP 19
19th Conference of the Parties to the United
Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
 
 
14.11 
French Embassy
Washington D.C.
 

Panel Discussion in Advance of the Second Plenary meeting of the
Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
 
 
17.11  UNEP Press Event at COP 19
Launch of the African Gap Report
 
 
18.11 UNEP Press Event at COP 19
Launch of Methane Hydrates Report
 
 
18-19.11 Regional Enforcement Netwrok Meeting
 
 
19.11 Release of "Demystifying private climate finace and Insurance Industry"
and "Climate Change Adaptation: results of Global Survey" reports
 
 

21.11 
UNEP Press Event at COP 19
Nitrates report LAUCH
CCAC High Level Assembly press conference
 
 

21-22.11
Beijing

Launch of UNEP Green Economy report
China’s Green March: Opportunities and Challenges – a study of the renewable
energy, environment and cement sectors

 
21-22.11
Edinburgh
World Forum on Natural Capital  

22.11
Woodrow Wilson Center
Washington, D.C.



Talking Science: Environmental and Health Communications in a Skeptical Era
 
27-28.11
Bonn
CMS: 41st Standing Committee Meeting  

29.11 - 1.12
Suva, Fiji

Pacific Youth Environment Network Meeting
(9th Pacific Islands Conference on Nature Conservation and Protected Areas,
2 – 6 December 2013, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji)

 
Date TBC Launch of Report on Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs
 
 
Date TBC 2013 EC/UNEP Eco.innovation Forum: Agrifood
 
 
Date TBC
New York
Gender Report - looking at the connection between gender, conflict and
natural resources - Press release and other events TBC
 
 
End Nov - Dec 2013
 
Launch of Bangladesh Environment Outlook  
Last Quarter 2013
Date TBC
 
Formal international launch of the 10 Year Framework of Programmes
 
 
     
December 2013    

2.12
Suva, Fiji

UNEP Side Event: Ecosystem approaches for island environments and societies: the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Medium Term Strategy in the Pacific
 
 
3-4.12
Libreville, Gabon
Meeting of Partners (MOP) of the Congo Basin Forests Partnership  

3-4.12
Thimpu, Bhutan

Pakistan Environment Outlook
(launch during South Asia Cooperative Environmental Governing Council (SACEP) Governing Council)

 
4-6.12
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
A Nexus Approach to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication  
5.12
Washington, D.C.
 
North American Sustainable Consumption and Production Meeting  
Early-Mid Dec Launch of Keeping Track of Our Changing Environment in Asia and the Pacific
 
 
9.12
Washington D.C.
 
Preventing Marine Plastic Pollution through Upstream Controls and Life-Cycle Management  
9-13.12
Rovaniemi, Finland

European Forest Week
 

9-13.12
Antalya, Turkey

Second Plenary meeting of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on
Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)

 
9-11.12
Bahrain
 
First Energy Management Conference and Exhibition 2013  
12.12
Washington D.C.
 
Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint Event (GAELP)  
Date TBC
Washington D.C.
Women and natural resources: 
Unlocking the peace building potential 
 
 

Date TBC

Post-Conflict Environmental Assessment of Cote d'Ivoire 
Press release & other events TBC

 
     
January 2014    

9.01
New York
 
Launch of the Sustainable Land Management report by IRP  
22-25.01
Davos, Switzerland
 

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting
 
28-30.01
Washington D.C.
 
14th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment  
Date TBC Launch of ‘Pacific Island Ecosystem Management and Lessons Learned’
 
 

Date TBC

Launch of Bhutan Environment Outlook (at South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) 

 
     
Feburary 2014    

2.02
Venue TBC


World Wetlands Day

 


June 2014


 
 

5.06
Venue TBC

23-27.06

World Environment Day

UN Environmental Assembly of UNEP