focus on creating awareness of Climate Friendly Travel (CFT) and ways
to build a resilient Travel & Tourism future. The virtual
event, is in partnership with the Earth Council International,
The European Centre for Peace & Development (ECPD), and Les
Roches, International Hospitality School.
Dodds founder of the UN Stakeholder Forum,
on 50 years of Global Environmental Action – celebrating the
1972 first Earth Summit.
Mirian Vilela, Executive Director,
Earth Charter International will talk about the Earth Charter
that Strong introduced in 2000, with Mikhael Gorbachev former
President of USSR.
Two of the top
tourism climate scientists, Professors Susanne Becken in
New Zealand and Daniel
Scott in Canada, will provide state of the
art thinking on climate impacts and metrics, linking tourism in
to UNFCCC and IPCC programs.
You will hear how
SUNx Malta is helping to deliver Climate Resilience with its
led by Bijan Karzai.
Joceline Favre Bulle of Les Roches will
announce the criteria for the competition for the Strong Earth
Awards, to be presented at the Shiftin Festival in November
Hans Friederich, the Registrar of
SUNx Malta’s CFT
Registry, will explain how registration can
really help companies and destinations to greatly enhance their
Climate and Sustainability Plans.
Pierre Fenech CEO of ITS Malta
will introduce a session, in which CFT Diploma
Rodriguez, Caroline Kimani and Pratishtha Parajuli will
share their learning experiences of the SUNx Malta CFT Diploma,
the work opportunities that unfolded for them and the actionable
steps they have been taking upon course completion to bring awareness
on Climate Friendly Travel.
Felix Dodds returns to the podcast for the last time this series to talk the future of entertainment – how emerging technologies will affect TV, sports, music, gambling, sex and more. We dive into how data analytics, AI, augmented and virtual reality, and blockchain will shape the entertainment industry. We also discuss how 3D printing and new energy sources can also enhance the delivery of reducing CO2 and enhancing the experience of the consumer. We look at the lives of consumers and the implications of technologies as people look to fill leisure time. It looks at the impacts of new forms of entertainment, and how those forms build, change, or destroy our communities. We get into the weeds here about digital ownership of online content, how governments might regulate deepfakes, and more. Felix Dodds is co-author of the new book Tomorrow’s People and New Technology, which we are focusing on in our first seven episodes to imagine what life in 2030 might look like and how the emerging
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2021 was a good year I had two books out. T he first was an edited volume from the Friends of Governance for Sustainable Development and came out in March G overnance for Sustainable Development Volume 5: Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Governance Challenges . It has produced to share widely the papers that were presented at the workshops for member States to discuss. The Group recognizes that there is an inextricable link between good governance and sustainable development and that, as the 2030 Agenda is implemented, governance challenges will need discussion and action at all levels and by all institutions. In 2020, the Group of Friends convened UN officials, experts, and representatives from government at four participatory workshops on relevant governance issues. The workshops were organized in partnership with UN-DESA Office of Intergovernmental Support and Coordination for Sustainable Development focusing on advancing the 2030 Agenda into the HLPF’s