Workshop on integrated sustainable nitrogen management
30 Sept – 2 Oct, Brussels, Belgium
The European Commission and the Task Force on Reactive Nitrogen (TFRN) under the UNECE Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution are organising a workshop on integrated sustainable nitrogen management on 30 September and 1 October 2019. The workshop is organised back to back with the TFRN annual meeting on 2 October. The workshop and meeting takes place in Brussels.
The workshop takes place in follow up to the initiative launched in 2016 to develop a guidance document on sustainable nitrogen management, taking into account pollution into air, water and soil in an integrated way.
EU Arctic Forum
3-4 October, Umeå, Sweden
The EU Arctic Forum will provide an opportunity to assess recent developments in the Arctic and to discuss the challenges ahead.
A broad range of Arctic stakeholders representing governments, international organisations, civil society, industry, research, indigenous and local communities will feed into the discussion.
The event will build on the achievements of the EU Arctic policy in recent years and will provide a strategic outlook for the years to come. The focus will be on international cooperation, the climate-environment-ocean nexus, sustainable investments, and connectivity in the Arctic.
The EU Arctic Forum will include several keynote addresses and five panel sessions on 3 October. Foreign Ministers from EU member states as well as the Arctic Council countries will be invited to participate.
The Annual Arctic Indigenous Peoples’ Dialogue with interactive panel discussions will be held on 4 October.