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 and 2021.  GOBI continues to participate in the scientific and political discourse via alternative online arrangements.  Dates below are indicative only and subject to change.

  • Early 2021: 24th meeting of the CBD’s Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice, Montreal, Canada
  • 22 May 2021:  International Day for Biological Diversity
  • 31 May – 2 June 2021: UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development kick-off meeting, Berlin, Germany
  • 5 June 2021: World Environment Day
  • 8 June 2021: World Oceans Day
  • Late 2021: UN Biodiversity Conference (COP 15), Kunming, China
  • 3-11 September 2021: IUCN World Conservation Congress, Marseille, France
  • 4-8 October 2021: 3rd World Seabird Conference, Hobart, Australia
  • 12-16 December 2021: International Congress for Conservation Biology, Kigali, Rwanda