The Events & Calls section informs you about IA-related conferences and current calls for papers, tenders, proposals etc. It also announces workshops and other events for those interested in impact assessment.
Call for Manuscripts: "Developing and Applying Ecosystem Services Indicators in Decision-Support at Various Scales"
Excerpt:In the context of the conference RegioResources 21, a proposed special issue of the journal "Ecological Indicators" on "Developing and Applying Ecosystem Services Indicators in Decision-Support at Various Scales" was developed. Authors interested in submitting a manuscript for this issue are invited to send in their proposal until 31 January, 2014.
Excerpt:John Gowdy and Paulo A.L.D. Nunes are calling for papers for their special issue on "Marine Economics and Policy Related to Ecosystem Services: Lessons from the Mediterranean, Black and Caribbean Regional", which is expected to be published in the Journal "Ecosystem Services" by the end of 2014.
Excerpt:The Research Group on Changing Norms of Global Governance and the Institute for Intercultural and International Studies (InIIS) at the Universität Bremen are jointly organizing a workshop on "Global Environmental Justice" in April 2013 and are now calling for papers.
Excerpt:This thematic issue of Environmental Modelling and Software focuses on modelling systemic change in coupled socio-environmental systems, with an emphasis on how model design is (or should be) aimed at representing the processes and consequences of systemic changes, and how such changes may be governed. ...
Excerpt:The European Commission is organising an Info Day on the FP7 Environment Research in the specific field of "water innovation demonstration" projects on 15 January, 2013.
Excerpt:The journal Resources call for papers for its Special Issue "How Much Environment Do Humans Need? +20 - Reviewing Progress in Material Intensity Analysis for Transition towards Sustainable Resource Mangament". The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 15 December, 2012.
Excerpt:The Postgraduate Environmental Symposium, to be held on 7 November 2012, aims to provide postgraduate students working in the broad area of Environmental Law and Governance the chance to present their work in a supportive forum. ...
Excerpt:The call for papers for a special issue of Business and Society on “Corporate Sustainability – Off to Pastures New or Back to the Roots? Exploring New Perspectives, Theories and Research Methods in Corporate Sustainability Research” is now open. ...
Excerpt:For the book 'Economics of Water Management' edited by Thomas Bournaris, Julio Berbel, Basil Manos and Davide Viaggi, which will be published by Science Publishers, chapter proposal are being called. Submission deadline for chapter proposals is 15 August, 2012.
Excerpt:The German EIA Association (UVP-Gesellschaft) offers an award for high level early career research (master/ diploma thesis, Ph.D. research, up to the age of 38 years) related to environmental impact assessment, strategic environmental assessment, sustainability impact assessment and similar assessment approaches.
Excerpt:Papers are invited for a new book on 'Sustainable Water Management' to be published by Peter Lang Scientific Publishers. The publication intends to document experiences, approaches, methods and projects focusing on water management. The deadline for submission of papers is 30 June, 2012.
Excerpt:The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) just opened the fourth round of its international "Green Talents" Competition. The annual award focuses on outstanding young scientists active in the field of sustainable development. Deadline for applications is 10 June, 2012. ...
CfP: Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places
Excerpt:The Regional Studies Association is organising its European Conference 2012 on Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places. The deadline for abstract submission is 10 February, 2012.
Excerpt:In preparation for the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in June 2012, the Delta Alliance invites young Delta Professionals around the world to present their solutions to the challenges which river deltas are facing.
Special Issue: Environmental Conservation Themed Issue on "Biodiversity Governance in Central and Eastern Europe"
Excerpt:"Environmental Conservation" is looking for contributions to a special issue on biodiversity governance in Central and Eastern Europe. Manuscripts should be submitted online before 1 February, 2012. ...
Special Issue on "Information and Communication Technologies-based Strategies for Environmental Conflicts"
Excerpt:The Journal "Strategic Behavior and the Environment" has issued a call for papers for a special issue on "Information and Communication Technologies-based strategies for environmental conflicts". Papers may be submitted until 31 January, 2012. ...
Excerpt:Potential contributors are invited to submit abstracts for a forthcoming edition of "Research in Urban Studies", Volume 12: Urban Areas and Global Climate Change, edited by William G. Holt. ...
Call for Nominations: Outstanding Achievements Award by European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
Excerpt:The European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists invites nominations for its Outstanding Achievements Award, which rewards achievements in two categories: the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Practitioner Achievement Award in environmental economics. Nominations are possible online before 30 November, 2011. ...