All your questions on Bonn in one place
Thanks to the support of the German government the 2017 GLF Forum will be held in the city of Bonn, a key driver in sustainability issues and a champion of efforts such as the COP and the Bonn Challenge.
Traveling to Bonn
You can’t be any more central, the Bonn region is located:
- in the center of Europe
- between the Rhine-Ruhr and Rhine-Main regions
- within reach of three international airports within 15 to 60 minutes
- with two connections to the ICE high-speed rail network
- with optimal connections to the German motorway network
Furthermore Bonn is connected perfectly to the national long distance coach network. Use the most sustainable way of travelling in Germany.
World Conference Center Bonn
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2
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Find your way around the event with the help of these floor plans
Stay in Bonn
Book your accommodation through the link below and get a free local transit pass, valid for the entire stay (between the dates of 17 – 21 December).
Things to do in Bonn
Bonn is a family friendly city with a variety of fun experiences from the Christmas market, a boat trip on the Rhine to view the regions castles, to Beethoven House and more
In the months preceding the GLF, participating organizations and individuals will connect, share, learn and act around five themes:
View the action-packed calendar of GLF online and in-person gatherings, as well as those of our partners.
Connect, share, learn, act. Search jobs, join community groups, post an event, or share an article with our community.
Organizations are welcome and encourage to host and facilitate side meeting before and during the GLF event, and then bring their results and recommendations to the Forum. A GLF secretariat will be on hand to identify and reserve appropriate Bonn venues. Webinars, engaging social media campaigns, competitions and pre-event discussions will generate momentum and interest in key issue areas to ensure that the GLF accelerates long-term action for sustainable landscapes.The GLF will have a small secretariat in Bonn, Germany to coordinate all of the above, operated by CIFOR.