Fostering the European Science-Policy Interface on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

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Alternet brings together international natural and social science researchers from 21 European countries to integrate our understanding of biodiversity, ecosystems, and the services they provide to society and to create a platform for meaningful communication with policy-makers and the public.


Alternet 20th Anniversary

Officially introduced on April 4th 2004, Alternet is proudly celebrating its 20th anniversary. Here’s to fostering the European science-policy interface on biodiversity and ecosystem services–and to the next 20 years of Alternet!

Alternet Summer School: Registration Open

Registration is now open for Alternet Summer School 2024. This year’s programme theme is entitled: Biodiversity and Society: science, policy and transformative change. 

Alternet Day at the SRI Congress 2024 / Sustainability Science Days

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