Global event database


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IoT Week 2021

Dates: Aug 30-Sept 3rd

Host: IoT Forum


Peatlands Round Table - Moving beyond peat extraction

Date: Sept 2nd

Host: Eurosite, LIFE Peat Restore

IUCN World Conservation Congress

CEO Summit
Dates: Sept 3-11th
Marseille, France

Host: IUCN

Bringing the Value of Nature into the Economic Mainstream

Date: Sept 7th

Host: Natural Capital Project

SERE21:12th European Conference on Ecological Restoration

Dates: Sept 7-10th


Natural Capital Program for Financing Africa's Development

Date: Sept 9th

Host: Green Growth Partnership

Public consultation on the second Sustainable Development Goals National Implementation Plan

Deadline: Sept 10th

Host: Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications 

Public Consultation on the Draft Guidance for Energy Efficiency in Traditional Buildings

Deadline: Sept 10th

Host: Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage

IUCN UK PP Conference 2021

Dates: Sept 13-16th

Host: IUCN

Great Big Green Week UK

Date: Sept 18-26th

Host: The Climate Coalition

Dublin Climate Action Week

Dates: Sept 13-19th

Host: Codema


Dates: Sept 14-30th

Location: NYC

Host: UN

'Natural Capital Accounting for Better Policy: Natural Capital Approaches Towards Building Back Better at WAVES 5th Policy Forum

Date: Sept 15-16th


Climate Craic – NI Climate Festival

Date: Sept 19th

Host: Co-operation Ireland

Energy Ireland 2021

Date: Sept 20-21

Hosts: SEAI, SSE & more

Ninth Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD)

Dates: Sept 20-21st 

Hosts: Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs (MDP), Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN

Wind Energy Ireland Offshore Conference

Dates: Sept 20-21st

Host: Wind Energy Ireland

Public Consultation on Ireland's Nitrates Action Programme

Deadline: Sept 20th

Hosts: Department of Housing, Local Government and HeritageDepartment of Agriculture, Food and the Marine 

Natural Capital Summit 2021ft Prof Partha Dasgupta

Date: Sept 22nd

Host: City & Financial

The Business Show’s International Sustainability Summit

Date: Sept 22nd

Host: The Business Show

ENCORE Conference

Dates: Sept 23-25th

Location: Co Offaly, Ireland 

Host: Environmental Conference of the Regions of Europe

UN Food Systems Summit

Date: Sept 23

Location: NYC

3rd Natural Climate Buffers Study Tour

Date: Sept 27th

Host: Community Wetland ForumNational Parks and Wildlife Service, EPA & Eurosite

ESRI-UCD Energy Policy Research Workshop – Energy and Society in Climate Mitigation

Date: Sept 29th

Host: ESRI

Net Zero Festival 2021

Date: Sept 29th

Host: BusinessGreen

Transparent Project - Public Consultation for Standardised Natural Capital Accounting Methodology for Business

Deadline: Sept 30th

Host: Capitals Coalition


T20: G20's Think 20 Summit 

Date: Oct 4-6th

Location: Milan, Italy

Host: ISPI

The Sustainability Revolution – Virtual Conference Series

Dates: Oct 4-8th 


World Habitat Day

Date: October 4th

Natural Capital Finance & Investment Conference

Date: Oct 6-7th

Host: Ecosystem Knowledge Network

Peatlands Gathering

Dates: Oct 7-8th

Location: Online, Ireland

Host: Natural Capital Ireland

Sustainable Peatlands: A Win for All

Date: Oct 13th

Host: CANAPE, European Landowners Org

European SDG Summit

Date: Oct 11-14th

Host: CSR Europe

Climate Finance Week Ireland

Dates: Oct 11-15th

Host: Sustainable Finance Ireland


Dates: Oct 11-15th

Location: Online

World Biodiversity Summit P1

Date: Oct 14th

Host: World Climate Foundation


Dates: Oct 30-31st

Host: Italy



Dates: Nov 1-12th
Location: Glasgow, Scotland, UK 

Public consultation on plan to update lists of pollutants affecting surface and ground waters

Deadline: Nov 1st

Host: European Commission

World Biodiversity Summit P2

Date: Nov 10th

Host: World Climate Foundation

European Business & Nature Summit

Dates: Nov 30-Dec1st

Host: EU


Nutrition for Growth Summit

Date: Dec 1st

Location: Tokyo


World Soil Day

Date: Dec 5th

ESP Africa Conference

Date: Dec 7-10

Location: Rwanda

Host: Ecosystems Services Partnership

Ecology Across Borders

Date: Dec 12-15th

Host: BES


EU Biodiversity Strategy - list of measures under way 



World Wetlands Day

February 2, 2022

World Wildlife Day

March 3rd


International Day of Forests

March 21st

World Water Day

March 22

World Health Day

April 7th

World Earth Day

April 22nd

CBD COP 15 Pt2

25 April-8 May, 2022

Location: Kunming, China

International Day for Biological Diversity

May 22

World Peatlands Day

June 2nd

World Environment Day

June 5th

International Symposium on Climate-Resilient Agri-Environmental Systems

Dates: June 7-10th


World Ocean Day

June 8th

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Date: 17 June


June 23-30th, 2022

Vancouver, Canada

World Habitat Day

Date: October 4th