Thoughtplanters Event Feed http://www.thoughtplanters.com Thoughtplanters Urban Biodiversity & Ecology for Sustainable Citieshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2<div><br /> Singapore &nbsp;will &nbsp;be &nbsp;hosting the 2nd World Cities Summit (WCS 2010) from 28</div> <div>Jun &nbsp;to &nbsp;1 &nbsp;Jul 2010. &nbsp;The event is co-organised by the Centre for Liveable</div> <div>Cities &nbsp;and &nbsp;the Civil Service College, Singapore. WCS 2010 will be held in</div> <div>conjunction &nbsp;with &nbsp;the &nbsp;Singapore International Water Week 2010 and the 2nd</div> <div>World &nbsp;Urban Transport Leaders Summit. &nbsp;The WCS 2010 is expected to attract</div> <div>some &nbsp;1,000 &nbsp;delegates &nbsp;from around the world, including Ministers, Mayors,</div> <div>business leaders, senior policy makers and high-level experts.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The theme for WCS 2010 is &quot;Liveable and Sustainable Cities for the Future&quot;,</div> <div>with &nbsp;a &nbsp;focus &nbsp;on &nbsp;good &nbsp;governance, &nbsp;best &nbsp;practices, &nbsp;and innovative and</div> <div>pragmatic &nbsp;solutions &nbsp;for building liveable and sustainable communities. An</div> <div>interesting &nbsp;programme &nbsp;has &nbsp;been &nbsp;lined &nbsp;up &nbsp;comprising &nbsp;thematic &nbsp;plenary</div> <div>sessions &nbsp;as &nbsp;well &nbsp;as &nbsp;high &nbsp;level &nbsp;expert &nbsp;sessions building, sustainable</div> <div>development, &nbsp;as &nbsp;well &nbsp;as &nbsp;challenges &nbsp;confronting &nbsp;cities such as climate</div> <div>change, water, energy and food security. WCS 2010 will provide an excellent</div> <div>networking &nbsp;platform &nbsp;for the exchange of best practices and identification</div> <div>of urban solutions that are practical, scalable and replicable.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The &nbsp;National &nbsp;Parks &nbsp;Board &nbsp;(NParks) &nbsp;will &nbsp;be &nbsp;organising an Expert Panel</div> <div>Session titled &quot;Urban Biodiversity &amp; Ecology for Sustainable Cities&quot; on the</div> <div>third day of the Summit on 30 Jun 2010. In this session, we have invited an</div> <div>international &nbsp;panel &nbsp;of &nbsp;eminent &nbsp;speakers &nbsp;to share their experiences and</div> <div>knowledge on enhancing cities' biodiversity. NParks will also be organising</div> <div>an &nbsp;Urban &nbsp;Biodiversity &nbsp;Conservation &nbsp;Learning &nbsp;Journey &nbsp;to Pulau Ubin for</div> <div>delegates &nbsp;to have a first-hand experience of Chek Jawa, a nature area with</div> <div>rich marine biodiversity, which has been conserved in Singapore. It is our</div> <div>pleasure to invite you and your colleagues to join in NPark&rsquo;s Expert Panel</div> <div>Session and our Urban Biodiversity Conservation Learning Journey.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>For more details or queries on the session, please email Ms Kannagi Sekar</div> <div>at kannagi_g@nparks.gov.sg or contact no: +65 97555682.<br /> &nbsp;</div> <div>Download&nbsp;a flyer with further information <a href="#" onClick="alert('This resource is no longer available');" data-object-ref="scm_download:6">here</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <br type="_moz" />2010-06-30 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2http://www.thoughtplanters.comUrban Biodiversity & Ecology for Sustainable Citieshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo - (2 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9http://www.thoughtplanters.com729NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo - (2 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland - (2 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10http://www.thoughtplanters.com731NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland - (2 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Whangarei - (2 or 3 days) http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=11<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=11http://www.thoughtplanters.com751NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Whangarei - (2 or 3 days) http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=11 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=12<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=12http://www.thoughtplanters.com733NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=12 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=13<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=13http://www.thoughtplanters.com743NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=13 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Wellington (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=14<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=14http://www.thoughtplanters.com741NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Wellington (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=14 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Tauranga (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=15<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users or experienced users requiring refresher training</li> </ul> &nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against 1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA &amp; Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=15http://www.thoughtplanters.com752NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Tauranga (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=15 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=16<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users or experienced users requiring refresher training</li> </ul> &nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against 1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA &amp; Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=16http://www.thoughtplanters.com737 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=16