Science

Cercedilla manifesto: Research meetings must be more sustainable

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Individual scientists and persons in charge of scientific institutions
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Changes to the petition

5/9/20, 9:52 AM

Links added to the German and Portuguese versions


New petition description: The signatories of this petition recognize the importance of increasing sustainability in scientific meetings, in particular with regard to reducing travel, featuring plant-based catering, and being organized in a structured way. By signing this petition, the signatory promotes the organization and/or attendance of scientific meetings in the spirit of SDG12 on sustainable production and consumption, and engages in measures according to the 12 sustainability decisions of the Cercedilla Manifesto [1].
[1] A. Sanz-Cobena, R. Alessandrini, B. L. Bodirsky, M. Springmann, E. Aguilera, B. Amon, F. Bartolini, M. Geupel, B. Grizzetti, S. Kugelberg, C. Latka, X. Liang, A.B. Milford, P. Musinguzi, EL Ng, H. Suter, A. Leip* (2020) Research meetings must be more sustainable. Nature Food. doi: 10.1038/s43016-020-0065-2 www.nature.com/articles/s43016-020-0065-2. See view-only version here: rdcu.be/b3C3C
**Spanish version** www.openpetition.eu/petition/online/el-manifiesto-de-cercedilla-para-reuniones-cientificas-sostenibles
[**Petición en español**](www.openpetition.eu/petition/online/el-manifiesto-de-cercedilla-para-reuniones-cientificas-sostenibles)
[**petição português**](www.openpetition.eu/petition/online/manifesto-de-cercedilla-congressos-e-seminarios-de-pesquisa-devem-ser-mais-sustentaveis)
[**Deutsche Petition**](www.openpetition.eu/petition/online/cercedilla-manifesto-wissenschaftliche-meetings-sollten-nachhaltiger-werden)

Signatures at the time of the change: 210


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