What's on in conservation

August 2020


BatFest launches on International Bat Night and runs throughout September with a range of events and activities exploring the world of bats and celebrating these remarkable animals. Due to the coronavirus, most of the events will be online and there is something for everyone: from those who don’t know their bats from their birds to…

Event date: 29th August 2020 6:00pm

September 2020

CCI Conservation Seminar: How do we prevent further pandemics?

The first of this term’s Conservation Seminars will be panel discussion focused on how to prevent pandemics. Chaired by Prof. Bill Sutherland, our panelists will be: Dr. Silviu Petrovan: Silviu works in the Conservation Evidence group in the Department of Zoology, Cambridge, and led an option scanning project to identify possible means of reducing pandemic…

Event date: 30th September 2020 4:00pm

October 2020

State of the World’s Plants and Fungi Virtual Symposium (Kew)

In conjunction with the publication of a groundbreaking report, scientists, policymakers, businesses, NGOs, the public and media will come together online for the State of the World’s Plants and Fungi Virtual Symposium. This on-line worldwide webinar will be held over three days. Plants and fungi are the building blocks of our planet, with the potential…

Event date: 13th October 2020 12:00am

WildTeam online workshop: Strategy Development for Wildlife Conservation

Strategy Development for Wildlife Conservation Where: Anywhere (online) When: 26th October – 30th November (3 hours learning each week)  2 live sessions available each week, to fit with your work schedule:  10am or 6pm [GMT] How much: £180 (standard rate: bursaries available. Check the website for further details) See the online training page of our website for more details. WildTeam UK:

Event date: 26th October 2020 12:00am

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