Environment:
What's Up in #GENeva this week?


2 September - 8 September 2019



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Getting ready for busy upcoming weeks

The summer break is over for many and international Geneva is now preparing for the UN Climate Action Summit 2019 and other international negotiations that will be taking place later this year.

Check the list below to see what is on the agenda this week and the job opportunities in the region.

Please note that the list of events and vacancies provided in our weekly newsletter is non-exhaustive. Stay tuned and follow us also on Twitter, Facebook and other social networks, or visit regularly our website for additional updates.

 

Upcoming & Past GEN Events

Upcoming events include

Videos and documents of past GEN events are available online.

 

Triennial World Wildlife Conference responds to extinction crisis

The triennial World Wildlife Conference (CITES CoP18), concluded last week in Geneva after adopting an impressive list of decisions advancing the conservation and sustainable use of wildlife across the globe.

Interested in what happened lat week at Palexpo?

Agenda /

The events taking place this week

Exposition:
Sur les traces en plastique de Magellan

 
 

27 August - 28 September
 

Installation proposée par la Fondation Pacifique et Oceaneye, racontant une petite partie de cette histoire cauchemardesque qui ne fait que commencer, la colonisation du monde par le plastique...

Théâtre
de l'Orangerie

Second meeting of the Drafting Group on the Guide to Reporting under the Water Convention and on SDG indicator 6.5.2

3 September - 4 September
 

The guide to reporting under the Convention and on SDG indicator 6.5.2 will provide guidance on how to organize the reporting process, together with clarifications on how to fill in the template.

Palais des Nations
Room XXVII

Exposition & Conference:
How to preserve Amazonia? Challenges & Highlighting through Art

 

6 September
18:00

Table ronde: #amazonia #art #environment #soloshow #exhibition #Geneva #Sustainable #artmarket #benoitfournier
 
 

Espace L
23 rue des bains

 

Vacancies /

Job opportunities in the region

Technical Expert
Impact and Finance

 

Deadline 3 September

UN Environment
Finance Initiative
 

Economic Affairs
Intern (Sustainable Transport)

Deadline 5 September

UN Economic Commission
for Europe
 

Monitoring and reporting
Consultant (PAGE)

Deadline 8 September

UN Environment
Resources & Markets Branch
 

Communication and Events Officer
(P3)

Deadline 9 September

International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV)

Development and Regional Activities Department Intern

Deadline 10 September

World Meteorological
Organization
 

Programme Management Assistant
G4

Deadline 11 September

UN Economic Commission
for Europe
 

Director
Environment and Social Safeguards

Deadline 15 September

World Wildlife Fund
(WWF International)
 

Ombudsperson
 
 

Deadline 15 September

World Wildlife Fund
(WWF International)
 

CONSULTANT: UPDATE Guidelines for Writing Project Proposals

Deadline 20 September

Ramsar Convention
Secretariat
 

Finance and Budget
Assitant
G6

Deadline 21 September

UN Environment
Europe Office
 

IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) Network Support Officer

Deadline 1 November

International Union for Conservation of Nature
(IUCN)

Economic Affairs
Intern
(Sustainable Energy)

Deadline 30 December

UN Economic Commission
for Europe
 

Programme Specialist
Climate, Energy and Environment

Deadline

World Economic Forum
 
 

Specialist
Ocean Action
Agenda

Deadline

World Economic Forum
 
 

 
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