- IA Topic : Environmental policy
Excerpt:The Norwegian University of Life Sciences is organizing a summer school series in Environmental Governance. The course in 2012 is titled 'Global Environmental Governance'. Key note speakers will be Frank Biermann, Clive Spash and Oran Young. The summer school is directed towards PhDs.
Excerpt:Environment ministers meeting in Luxembourg on Monday, 11 June agreed on the content of the EU's seventh environmental action plan (7EAP). ...
Conference "Designing Environmental Protection: Law, Regulation and the Environment in the European Union"
Excerpt:The conference "Designing Environmental Protection: Law, Regulation and the Environment in the European Union" tackles the issue of how environmental regulation and law should be designed in order to facilitate corporate compliance at the same time guaranteeing a high standard of protection within the European Union.
Excerpt:Green Week is the biggest annual conference on European environment policy. The theme of this year's event is water, a resource that is under threat as never before. Are we using it wisely? And what more could we do more to conserve it? It will take place from 22-25 May, 2012 in Brussels.
Excerpt:The Institute for European Environemental Policy (IEEP) has a vacancy for a full-time Policy Analyst within the governance programme. It is a key role within a busy and dynamic team with a particular focus on EU funds and the green economy.
Excerpt:The European Commission has launched its consultation on the EU’s Seventh Environmental Action Plan (7EAP). From 12 March until 1 June, 2012, contributions can be submitted. The consultation's aim is to collect stakeholders' views on the environmental policy priorities up to 2020.
Excerpt:The OECD has published an "Environmental Outlook to 2050: The Consequences of Inaction". The report urges countries as they struggle with immediate challenges of stretched public finances and high unemployment that they must not neglect the longer term. Action needs to be taken now to prevent irreversible damage to the environment.
Excerpt:The Department of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney will appoint a Lecturer in Environmental Politics. Applicants with expertise in any area of environmental politics are welcome, but applications are particularly encouraged from those with a comparative focus and/or interest in Australian environmental politics.
Excerpt:The All-Party Parliamentary Environment Group commissioned the Institute for European Environmental Policy to report on the future of EU environmental policy. This report reviews key environmental challenges facing the EU. ...
PhD in Economics: “Analysing Environmental Policies for a Sustainable Transformation of the Energy Sector”
Excerpt:The Department of Economics at the UFZ in Leipzig, Germany, is seeking applications for an open PhD position in Economics. The PhD will focus on "Analysing environmental policies for a sustainable transformation of the energy sector". ...