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11th of December 2020
FAIB WEBINAR
on Thursday 17 December 2020 from 13h00 to 14h30 (CET)

Topic: There were significant developments for non-profit associations during 2020 and we expect to see at least as much action in 2021.

During this annual lunch-debate (replaced by a webinar this year), various
2nd of November 2020

French / English

Lancement de Citoyens UNESCO pour la planète / Launch of UNESCO Green Citizens

29th of October 2020
UNESCO-NGO Liaison Committee 2020 International Conference of NGOs (ICNGO) 16-18 Dec 2020
27th of October 2020
In what leading campaigners are describing as "a new chapter for nuclear
disarmament", the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear
Weapons will now come into force on 22 January, after Honduras became the
50th Member State to ratify on Saturday.

The UN Secretary-General António Guterres in a statement commended all the
countries whose ratification of the accord, approved by 122 nations at the
21st of October 2020

UIA Virtual Round Table Asia-Pacific 2020

Seoul Tourism Organization (STO), host of UIA virtual Round Table Asia-pacific 2020, has donated the total income from registration fees for this event as scholarships for two students from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds. 


20th of October 2020
Dear members and contacts,  
 
Please be aware that one of our speakers is seriously ill and will not be in a position to take part in the planned webinar of this Thursday 22.10 on "Liability of Associations" .
15th of October 2020

MOOC on Promoting and Protecting Human Rights: a Global Overview

In times of violence and crisis, human rights are important safeguards. In times of peace, security and development, they are important pillars sustaining our common humanity. They are more than moral or legal concepts: they are the lymph of our lives. For them to run effectively, we need to relentlessly promote and protect them.

THE PROGRAMME

9th of October 2020
"Liability of Associations"
  • Part 1: lessons learnt, pitfalls to be avoided, practical examples and recommendations.
  • Part 2: what kind of insurances can be taken? At what cost? What is covered and not covered by an insurance contract?
For this webinar, Alain COSTANTINI will first recall the prescriptions foreseen by the "new" Companies and Associations Code of March 2019 with regard to insurances and

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10th of March 2021
Finland’s untouched and pristine nature is at the core of Finnish life and its sanctity is paramount for us Finns. Living sustainably and in harmony with the environment is deep-rooted here and is an essential element of responsible meetings and events organized in Finland.

24th of February 2021

2020 Work Report

17th of February 2021

For the first time, the international No-Dig 2022 conference brings together experts in trenchless techniques from around the world to Finland. The event, organised at Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre 3 – 5 October 2022, is hosted by the Finnish Society for Trenchless Technology.

15th of February 2021

Poland Convention Bureau of Polish Tourism Organisation in cooperation with SITE Poland introduced a new tool dedicated to the promotion of Poland. Built around the offer of municipal and regional convention bureaux plus the resources, expertise and experience of Poland Convention Bureau and SITE Poland, it joins the Poland Online Site Inspection catalogue as the latest solution targeting the MICE sector.

15th of February 2021
The opening of a new aquarium, 'Aqua Planet Gwanggyo', completes the Suwon MICE Complex in Korea's Gyeonggi Province. 
5th of February 2021

The virtual TSCW conference 2021 in Tampere, Finland brought together over 1700 participants and 200 speakers from 66 countries. The conference covered themes from mobility to healthcare and security to sustainability. 

1st of February 2021

International Association of Cardio HIIT Sports (IACHS)

 

30th of January 2021

Hello every one
I am Haniyeh Zardadi
The director of international relations of Iran
In AICS organisation
Today, December 18, 2020, at 11:00 AM (UTC/ portuguese time)
Which is equivalent to 28 December 1399 at 14:30 Tehran time
Fortunately, I was present at the webinar of the 7th World Sport For All Games.

28th of January 2021
Leading congress organisers to meet in Hamburg in 2022. Hamburg has successfully pitched for the Associations & Conference Forum (AC Forum), the Annual Meeting and General Assembly of Europe’s powerful networking platform for associations, where a number of leading European congress organisers come together e.g. from science associations, medical congresses and major business association
22nd of January 2021
Franco Viviani is an anthropologist at the University of Padua (Italy). In his former role as President of ICPAFR (International Council for Physical Activity and Fitness Research) he co-organized several symposia worldwide. His main research topics are related to the body and the self-referent thought.

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