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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

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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"

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25th of August 2021

Vienna is supporting domestic and international organizers of (association) congresses through the Vienna Convention Fund 2024+. It is set up to provide funding for international congresses to be organized in Vienna between January and April, and in July, August, November and December from 2024. Applications are already open.

19th of August 2021
Korea will debut a new international event – the Yeosu World Island Exhibition, to be held in 2026. 
16th of August 2021

As of 26 July 2021, travel to Finland is possible for all travelers who meet the following health requirements:

22nd of July 2021
Korea MICE Bureau launches a new marketing campaign for Korea Unique Venues, including a set of promotional videos and SNS contents.
9th of July 2021

Webinar on ‘Establishing Science and Technology Parks and the Lessons the Philippines can Learn from Other Asian Countries’ will be held on 15th July 2021 at 2PM (Philippines standard time).

7th of July 2021
Finnish Psychiatric Association hosted the first ever virtual Nordic Congress of Psychiatry on June 17-18, 2021. NCP is an esteemed international scientific psychiatric congress, organised every third year in a Nordic or a Baltic country. 

6th of July 2021
5th of July 2021

On June 10, 2021, the International Think Tanks Forum on Silk Sustainable Development was held in Hangzhou, China, the experts in the field of silk sustainability from China, Italy, France, India, Brazil made a keynote report, and shared professional interpretations on silk green production, carbon footprint accounting, Higg MSI Index improving, life cycle assessment, etc.

2nd of July 2021
La entrega de junio del Café Virtual ALACIP está a cargo del Grupo de Investigación sobre Partidos y Sistemas de Partidos en América Latina (GIPSAL), la co-coordinadora del grupo Jennifer Cyr (Universidad Torcuato di Tella- Red de Politólogas) invita a Julieta Suárez-Cao (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile - Red de Politólogas) y a Paula Muñoz (Universidad del Pacífico-Red de Politólogas) para conversar sobre la "Competencia partidaria en tiempos revueltos: Análisis de los procesos elector

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