Berlin Conference


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Berlin Conference

(1) An international congress held in Berlin in 1995 that raised concerns about increases in greenhouse gases and proposed limits on CO2 emissions which the US and Australia vehemently opposed.
(2) One of a series of conferences held in Berlin in 2001, 2005, 2008, formally titled Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change, which are based on human-dimensions research.
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2010 is a special year for Africa, not only in terms of the Fifa World Cup finals causing all the excitement in South Africa, but because the year also marks two significant events in the annals of the continent: (1) the 125th anniversary of the Berlin Conference that led to the carving up of Africa into 53 countries; and (2) the 50th independence anniversary celebrations of 17 of those countries
At the Berlin conference, Swiss Finance Minister Hans-Rudolf Merz informed Germany that Switzerland would comply with Article 26 of the OECD Model Tax Convention, meaning they would now provide assistance on tax evasion cases.
The Berlin conference, which was disrupted by exiles opposed to Iran's Islamic system, outraged conservatives, who said the Iranian delegation failed to defend the system.
BERLIN -- Incisive Media and BBP today announced the schedule for this year's SES Berlin Conference & Expo which has been designed specifically for delegates with advanced skills and experience in online marketing and advertising.
To this end, Germany hosted the Berlin Conference in Support of Palestinian Civil Security and the Rule of Law, in June 2008, which resulted in the international community agreeing to provide $242 million over the following few years to support the development of a functioning police force and judicial system in the Palestinian territories.
26 February 2010 marks exactly 125 V years from the end of the infamous M Berlin Conference that led to the "Scramble for Africa" by European powers.
The announcement was made at the SAP TechEd 2008 Berlin conference, where RSC is exhibiting in booth #2.
Organised and hosted by Thomas Bindl, one of Europe's leading authorities on search, SES Berlin Conference & Expo will teach delegates everything they need to know to help them maximize search engine marketing and optimization for their business and provide a forum for delegates to communicate with the search engines themselves.
When the Berlin Conference opened on 15 November 1884, Portugal, one of the chief protagonists at the conference, presented what became known as the "Pink Map" (or the "Rose-Coloured Map"), on which its colonies of Angola and Mozambique were united through commandeering the intervening territories--the vast swathe of land that would become Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
The fall CASMA Berlin conference set another record event, with over 30 airlines represented and more than 230 attendees.
The dismemberment of Africa at the 1885 Berlin Conference, a process much like the butchering of a huge elephant for sharing among jubilant hunter kin, marked the triumphal peak of the theory and practice of European supremacy.

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