Chennai, March 12, 2012: Co-hosted by the Entomological Society of South Korea the XXIV International Congress of Entomology will be held between August 19 and 25, 2012 at Daegu, South Korea. Among the co-hosts is the Apicultural Society of Korea. The Scientific Program for the Congress includes two sessions on Apiculture topics: honey bee disease diagnostics and Current issues on apiculture.
24th International Congress of Entomology, August 19-25, 2012 in Daegu, South Korea
11th AAA International Conference, Terengganu, Malaysia
UTMT Celebrating 'Cerana Day' on February 5, 2012
Chennai, January 23, 2012 (Thanks to Sridhar Prasadrao for the news alert): It is very heartening to learn that the Under the Mango Tree (UTMT), a social enterprise that is actively engaged in empowering and equipping poor farmers in India to improve their livelihoods through managing locally available resources, particularly beekeeping with the indigenous Apis cerana, is celebrating 'Cerana Day' on February 5, 2012 in Mumbai at Maharashtra Nature Park, Dharavi, between 9 am and 2 pm.
International Conference on Conservation and Management of Pollinators 2011
Chennai, April 23, 2011: Call for papers and Registration are announced for the International Conference on Conservation and Management of Pollinators 2011 (ICCMP 2011), being organized by the Century Foundation in association with Sarawak Convention Bureau, Government of Sarawak, Malaysia.
United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011 - 2020
Chennai, January 15, 2011: The United Nations General Assembly on January 11, 2011 has declared 2011 to 2020 as the UN decade on Biodiversity. Following Notification dated January 11, 2010 by the United Nations' Convention on Biodiversity is sent through the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) - see the Press Release here - by Sally Walker and Sanjay Molur of the Zoo Outreach Organization.
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