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The Cabildo supports the international campaign #SDG18 before the UN for the Protection of the Sky and Access to Starlight

The Cabildo supports the international campaign #SDG18 before the UN for the Protection of the Sky and Access to Starlight

The Cabildo de La Palma, through an agreement adopted by the Board of Spokespersons, supports the international campaign #SDG18 before the United Nations World Organization (UN) for the Protection of the Sky and Access to Starlight. An initiative promoted by the Federation of Business and Professional Women BPW Spain, through BPW Canarias and together with …

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Main ideas and conclusions of the V International Starlight Meeting

Main ideas and conclusions of the V International Starlight Meeting

Seis días de Encuentro Internacional Starlight, con medio centenar de charlas y cuatro mesas redondas, dan para intercambiar experiencias, discutir temas vinculados a la protección del cielo y de los valores asociados, sobre los retos y desafíos del astroturismo y aprender mucho sobre ciencia y divulgación. Pero sobre todo para establecer algunas conclusiones que serán claves ahora y …

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Taller Virtual – Dark & Quiet Skies for Science and Society WorkshopVirtual Workshop – Dark and Quiet Skies for Science and Society WorkshopTaller Virtual – Dark & Quiet Skies for Science and Society Workshop

Taller Virtual – Dark & Quiet Skies for Science and Society WorkshopVirtual Workshop – Dark and Quiet Skies for Science and Society WorkshopTaller Virtual – Dark & Quiet Skies for Science and Society Workshop

Between October 3 and 7, 2021, the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and Spain, together with the International Astronomical Union (IAU), and the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), headquarters in Santa Cruz de La Palma (Canary Islands, Spain), they organized a virtual workshop with the theme “Dark and Silent Skies for …

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Starlight Foundation and BPW Spain launch their SDG18

Starlight Foundation and BPW Spain launch their SDG18

Last June, the Federation of Businesswomen and Professionals BPW Spain and the Starlight Foundation announced the launch of an initiative to create a new Sustainable Development Goal for the Quality of the night sky and access to starlight SDG (Sustainable Development Goal) (Goal No. 18) and both parties signed an agreement in the Parliament of the Canary Islands to cooperate as guarantors of the project.