Forthcoming events at which GOBI will have a presence:

DISCLAIMER:  The COVID-19 pandemic has lead to the cancellation or postponement of most in-person events in 2020.  GOBI continues to participate in the scientific and political discourse via alternative online arrangements.

10-15 February 2020:  Fourth regional IMMA workshop, Perth, Australia

15-22 February 2020:  COP13 of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, Gandhinagar, India

23-28 February 2020:  World Biodiversity Forum, Davos, Switzerland

3 March 2020:  World Wildlife Day 2020

23 March – 4 April 2020: 4th Intergovernmental Conference on marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction, New York, USA

20-23 April 2020:  International Coastal Symposium 2020, Seville, Spain

20-24 April 2020:  10th Pacific Islands Conference on Nature Conservation and Protected Areas, Noumea, New Caledonia

18-23 May 2020: 24th meeting of the CBD’s Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice, Montreal, Canada

22 May 2020:  International Day for Biological Diversity

2-6 June 2020: 2nd High-Level UN Ocean Conference, Lisbon, Portugal

5 June 2020: World Environment Day

8 June 2020: World Oceans Day

11-19 June 2020: IUCN World Conservation Congress, Marseille, France

17-18 August 2020:  Our Ocean Conference 2020, Palau

25 September – 2 October 2020:  68th Meeting of the International Whaling Commission, Slovenia

5-10 October 2020:  UN Biodiversity Conference, Kunming, China

19-23 October 2020:  3rd World Seabird Conference, Hobart, Australia

13-16 December 2020:  5th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity, Auckland, New Zealand