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United for #Biodiversity

The Natural History and Science Museum of the University of Porto (MHNC-UP), including its Botanical Garden and Hall of Biodiversity – Ciência Viva Center - is the first institution from Portugal to become an official member of the European Commission Global Coalition 'United for #Biodiversity', a campaign calling for stronger mobilisation in rais...

WCMB 2020 Virtual Conference

The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity 2020, Sunday 13-Wednesday 16 December 2020, will be fully virtual because of uncertainties in participants ability to travel to Auckland. To accommodate an expected increase in participants, the deadline for submission of abstracts for e-posters has been extended to 1st October. The conference ...

Space and the Sustainable Development Goals 2030

LifeWatch ERIC was represented on Friday 10 October, 2020, at another international online workshop by Chief Technology Officer Dr Juan Miguel González-Aranda. Entitled Space and SDG 2030, and organised by Science Digital @ UNGA75, the forum discussed how to frame the contribution of space technologies to the attainment of the United Nations S...

LW ERIC CTO at Andalusia Official College of Telecommunications Engineers's Digital Meeting

Under the title 'LifeWatch ERIC in support of compliance with the 2030 Agenda and Europe Green Deal in the context of Climate Change', LifeWatch ERIC Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Dr Juan Miguel González-Aranda, participated in a Digital Meeting organised by the Andalusia Official College of Telecommunications Engineers on Wednesday,&nb...

Ecology Day 2020 in Portugal

Ecology Day was firstly established in 2016, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the date when Ernst Haeckel coined the term "ecology". The first event to mark this special date was held in Brussels at the European Parliament that same year, organized by the European Ecological Federation (EEF). From that year on, September 14 has been ...