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LPTMM - 2013 - Conference
Light Pollution: Theory, Modelling, and Measurements

The first International conference on Light Pollution Theory,modelling and measurements (LPTMM) will take place at Smolenice, Slovak Republi

Astronomy and World Heritage workshop
Workshop held in New Zealand (Hermitage at Mount Cook) on 14–15 June 2012

The IAU Extended Case Studies and Dark Sky Issues.

Light Pollution - IAU General Assembly
Protecting Astronomical Sites and Increasing Global Awareness through Education

29-31, August 2012. Special Session (SpS17) XXVIII General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union in Bei

Amman - Starlight

Starlight - Lecture 

28th November 2011 (18:30 h) - Instituto Cervantes - Amman (Jordan)

The Director of the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands, Prof. Francisco

Table Ronde Starlight à Bordeaux

 Starlight : Le droit à la lumière des étoiles

08 / 12 / 2011 - Instituto Cervantes - Bordeaux (France)

Le but de cette intervention a été la promotion de l'initiat

Andalusia International Meeting

 1st International Meeting of Administrations for the Protection of the Night Sky

30 November 2011 - Almería (Spain) / with the participation of the Starlight Initiative


Curitiba - Starlight

 Direito à luz das estrelas: Starlight

Conferência na Estadual do Paraná (Curitiba - Brasil)- 12 de novembro de 2011

Starlight surge como o objetivo de preservar os nossos

Lisboa - Starlight

 Direito à luz das estrelas: Starlight

Conferência na PLANETÁRIO CALOUSTE GULBENKIA (Lisboa - Portugal)- 20 de octubre de 2011

Starlight surge com o objetivo de preser var

Starlight Palermo

 Starlight: diritto alla luce delle stelle

18 / 10 / 2011 - Instituto Cervantes - Palermo (Italia)

In ocassione della settimana della cultura scientifica in Italia l'Ins

Presentación Starlight en Belgrado

 Starlight: el derecho a la luz de las estrellas

15 de Octubre de 2011 - Instituto Cervantes - Cika Ljubina, Belgrado (SERBIA)

El instituto Cervantes en cooperación con el I
XIV Seminario Internacional de Periodismo y Medio Ambiente

Encendiendo las estrellas gracias a la iniciativa Starlight

21, 22, 23 Septiembre 2011- Córdoba (España)

Astronomical Heritage Preservation Dialogue - Paris
Colloque Sauvegarde du patrimoine astronomique

Du 20 au 22 septembre 2011 à l'Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris, 98 bis boulevard Arago - 75014 Paris.

 Ce colloque organisé par la S

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The Starlight Initiative is designed as an international action in defence of the values associated with the night sky and the general right to observe the stars. It is open to the participation of all scientific, cultural, environmental, and citizens' organizations...

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