- IA Topic : evidence
Excerpt:Paper proposals are invited for the 2012 Berlin Conference on "Evidence for Sustainable Development", which is jointly organised by the Environmental Policy Research Centre at FU Berlin and the LIAISE Network of Excellence. ...
Excerpt:The programme of the 2012 Berlin Conference on "Evidence for Sustainable Development" is now online! Keynote speakers include Jacqueline McGlade (European Environment Agency) and Uwe Schneidewind (Wuppertal Institute of Climate, Environment and Energy).
LIAISE Session on "Does Evidence Help to Promote Transparency and Accountability?" at the 2012 Earth System Governance Conference
Excerpt:LIAISE organised a panel at this year's Earth System Governance Conference, which was held from 18-20 April in Lund, Sweden under the heading "Towards a Just and Legitimate Earth System Governance – Addressing Inequalities". ...
Excerpt:At the Leuphana Sustainability Summit, which will be held in Lüneburg, Germany, from 29 February - 2 March, 2012, LIAISE organises a special session and a workshop. ...
Excerpt:The European Institute of Public Administration is offering a seminar on evidence and decision-making for policy purposes. The seminar targets officials and experts from ministries, central agencies and authorities involved in evidence-based decision-making.
Excerpt:Researchers at the Universities of East Anglia, Aberystwyth and Exeter have been awarded funding by the ‘Valuing Nature Network’ (VNN) to develop a transdisciplinary VNN hub to investigate how values obtained from natural, social and economic sciences can best be integrated into governance to improve decision-making and implementation. ...
Excerpt:To explain the patterns of use of policy assessment tools, scholars have investigated the practices of policy officers. However, the policy-relevance of the tools as determinant of their use has not been investigated yet. Nilsson et al (2008) call for a clear distinction between daily practices and the more depoliticized “transition arenas".
Contact details:Pauline Riousset, Environmental Policy Research Centre, Freie Universität Berlin, Email: email@example.com
Proposed date of finalization:10/2014